Colorado took a bumpy road to statehood

KOPEL: CORRUPTION, FINANCIAL BUST WERE FACTORS I’ve been reading about the battle in Washington, D.C., between legislators supporting or opposing statehood for Colorado, and the rift was much deeper than I had thought. The issues will certainly appear very “modern” to current Colorado state legislators. President Ulysses S. Grant, in a December 1873 message to […]

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