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In a turnabout, Colorado Democrats win back seats lost in gun recall
In a turnabout, Colorado Democrats win back seats lost in gun recall

Few states have experienced the political volatility that Colorado has over the last two decades. Control of the Legislature flipped back and forth. The state see-sawed in presidential contests. The last two years, though, have been particularly eventful. In 2013, after Democrats seized control of the statehouse under Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper, lawmakers went on a spree, passing a liberal wish list that thrilled left-leaning constituents but alienated plenty of others, especially rural conservatives upset by a brace of gun-control measures adopted after the July 2012 Aurora theater massacre. The result, just a few months later, was a nationally publicized recall that ended in...

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