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Harold “Tommy” Thompson, 103, celebrates with his dog Keks and his daughter Eileen Meis, in back, after having just received the COVID-19 vaccination in the parking lots of Coors Field on Jan. 31, 2021 in Denver. (Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post, pool)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Colorado Newsline. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.