Sen. Gardner announced that he had struck a deal with the Department of Justice to keep guidelines outlined in the Cole Memorandum in place.
Rene Lima-Marin was set to leave a private immigration jail in Aurora on Monday afternoon, potentially ending a long and bizarre legal saga.
Sen. Gardner continues to block Justice Department appointments after sudden departure of top official
Gardner promised to prevent the confirmation of all Justice Department nominees after Sessions lifted Obama-era protections for states that have legalized marijuana.
Senate Republicans took a step forward in their efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, voting Tuesday afternoon to allow debate on health care legislation.
Sent to prison for 98 years for a series of robberies, Rene Lima-Marin was released early due to a paperwork error, rebuilt a life with a job and a family, was sent back to prison when the error was discovered, was set to be released from prison and now sits in an immigration detention facility.
After President Donald Trump's controversial education secretary nominee, Betsy DeVos, was confirmed Tuesday morning, protesters gathered outside of Colorado Republican Sen. Cory Gardner's downtown Denver office.