House just passed a controversial defense policy bill that limits access to abortion and transgender health care for military personnel. Here’s how the Colorado delegates voted.

House just passed a controversial defense policy bill that limits access to abortion and transgender health care for military personnel.  Here's how the Colorado delegates voted.

The U.S. House of Representatives passed the annual defense policy bill on Friday, 219 to 210. The Colorado delegation like the House as a whole split largely, but not quite, along the lines of the party after Republicans added several controversial amendments to the culture war. The bill would authorize an $866 billion defense bill … Read more

House Vote Approves Defense Bill After Clashes Over ‘Wokeism’

U.S. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., speaks to reporters as he walks to his office in the United States Capitol July 13, 2023 in Washington, DC.

House Republicans in WASHINGTON passed the National Defense Authorization Act after the GOP leadership made several concessions to the party’s right flank in a big gamble. The legislation passed 219-210. Members of the House Freedom Caucus, some of the most conservative lawmakers in the house, lobbied McCarthy to hold last-minute votes on several controversial amendments, … Read more