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Colorado’s Senate Democrats pushing for debate on measure to expel Randy Baumgardner

State Sen. Randy Baumgardner, a Republican from Hot Sulphur Springs.

For the second time this week, Democrats in the Colorado Senate called for Republican leadership to allow debate on the resolution they sponsored to expel GOP Sen. Randy Baumgardner over accusations of sexual harassment.

"The members of the Senate should conduct themselves with the highest moral, ethical and legal standards in their duties — in their private and public lives," Sen. Angela Williams, D-Denver, said Tuesday on the Senate floor.

She said Baumgardner's actions created an intimidating, hostile and offensive workplace environment.

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