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Breaking: Colorado House committee kills civil unions bill in special session

By Jacob Combs By a party-line 5-4 vote, Republican members of the Colorado House of Representatives State, Veterans and Military Affairs Committee voted tonight to kill a civil unions bill during a special legislative session.  Although the bill passed three Republican-led committees with bipartisan support and was guaranteed passage in the full House had it [...]
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Colorado House Panel Kills Civil Union Bill in 6-5 Vote

LGBT / Gay : Towleroad (4 years ago)

The Colorado civil union bill was killed by a House committee last night: The bill failed, as expected, on a party-line vote, with six Republicans voting against sending the measure to another committee and five Democrats voting in ... Read Post

Civil unions bill clears Colorado House legislature

LGBT / Gay : Prop 8 Trial Tracker (2 years ago)

By Jacob Combs Colorado state seal An under-the-radar news story from yesterday evening: the Colorado House Judiciary Committee voted 8-3 to advance a civil unions bill that has already passed the state Senate.  One Republican, Caro... Read Post

Breaking: Civil unions bill advances out of Colorado House committee

LGBT / Gay : Prop 8 Trial Tracker (2 years ago)

By Jacob Combs The Colorado House Appropriations Committee voted this morning 9-4 to advance a proposed civil unions bill, according to ThinkProgress. One Republican representative, Cheri Gerou, voted in favor of the bill.  Gerou wa... Read Post


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