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Colorado lawmakers advance red-light camera ban

Colorado lawmakers advance red-light camera banA push to ban speeding and red-light cameras in Colorado is running out of time as the session nears its end.
  • News
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Politics

Gov. Hickenlooper to sign $25 billion Colorado budget

Gov. Hickenlooper to sign $25 billion Colorado budgetGov. John Hickenlooper is set to the budget Friday afternoon.
  • Politics
  • 4 days ago
Politics

Colo. senators weigh in on attorney general confirmation

Colo. senators weigh in on attorney general confirmationThe two U.S. senators from Colorado split their votes over Loretta Lynch's nomination for U.S. attorney general, which passed the full Senate 56-43 with 10 Republicans joining Senate Democrats in the confirmation.
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
Politics

Klingenschmitt announces bid for state senate

Klingenschmitt announces bid for state senateepresentative Gordon Klingenschmitt (R – Colorado Springs) announced that he would be running for Colorado state senate in 2016.
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Politics

Bill could delay Gaylord hotel project is in the works

Bill could delay Gaylord hotel project is in the worksThe new bill would change that law to say that cities seeking to blight agricultural land could not put the new tax revenues into an urban renewal authority's fund
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Politics

Pot on probation bill faces Senate test

Pot on probation bill faces Senate testThe Colorado Senate starts work Thursday on a bill to allow medical marijuana use by people on probation or parole.
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 22 hours ago
Politics

Hemp seed bill clears Colorado Senate

Hemp seed bill clears Colorado SenateAn effort to help Colorado's new hemp farmers find seeds that produce hemp and not marijuana is advancing in the state Legislature.
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 22 hours ago
Politics

Pot on probation bill faces Senate test

Pot on probation bill faces Senate testThe Colorado Senate starts work Thursday on a bill to allow medical marijuana use by people on probation or parole.
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Politics

Proposed bill would delay protection for sage grouse

Proposed bill would delay protection for sage grouse"Coloradans know best how to protect our own precious natural resources," Gardner said in a statement.
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 2 hours ago
Politics

Maternal pot shop warnings rejected in Colorado

Maternal pot shop warnings rejected in ColoradoA Colorado proposal to require marijuana shops to post warnings for pregnant and nursing women has been rejected by Republicans who considered the requirement unfair.
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Politics

Colo. lawmakers start work on marijuana refund proposal

Colo. lawmakers start work on marijuana refund proposalThe final numbers are in, and Colorado owes its residents some $58 million in pot tax refunds.
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 15 hours ago
Politics

House approves study of Colorado snow tire requirements

House approves study of Colorado snow tire requirementsColorado lawmakers passed legislation to study whether to require snow tires or chains to drive on a mountainous stretch of Interstate 70 during spring and winter months.
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
Politics

Bill protecting citizen recordings of police passes

Bill protecting citizen recordings of police passesThe House has approved legislation to have law enforcement face civil penalties if an officer destroys or seizes someone's recordings of a public incident.
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Politics

GOP-sponsored fetal homicide bill gets first hearing

GOP-sponsored fetal homicide bill gets first hearingRepublican legislation to make the killing of a fetus a homicide in certain cases is getting its first hearing in the senate.
  • Politics
  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
Politics

State lawmakers advance school shooting liability bill

State lawmakers advance school shooting liability billColorado lawmakers have advanced a plan intended to reduce school shootings by making public schools legally liable for student safety.
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  • 6 days, 15 hours ago
Politics

'Offenses Against Unborn Children' bill to be heard

'Offenses Against Unborn Children' bill to be heardThe Colorado senate judiciary committee will debate a bill Wednesday that will allow for murder charges in the unlawful death of an unborn child.
  • Politics
  • 6 days, 18 hours ago
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Hickenlooper puts up roadblock to highway-funding bill

Hickenlooper puts up roadblock to highway-funding billThat would give the state a good base of money to work with while it discusses whether or not it should seek a tax hike.
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  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
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HUD to spend $616K on rental help for Colorado veterans

HUD to spend $616K on rental help for Colorado veteransThe U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development says it will spend nearly $616,000 in rental assistance to help homeless veterans in Colorado find homes.
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  • 1 week ago
Politics

Lawmakers consider changes to ballot initiative process

Lawmakers consider changes to ballot initiative processColorado residents would have a harder time adding laws to the state constitution with a pair of proposals legislators are considering this week.
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  • 1 week ago
Politics

Colorado advances penalties for homemade hash oil

Colorado advances penalties for homemade hash oilColorado lawmakers advanced a measure that would make it a felony to use explosive gases to make hash oil at home.
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  • 1 week ago
Politics

Colorado joins GOP's federal lands effort

Colorado joins GOP's federal lands effortColorado Republicans are joining GOP colleagues in other Western states trying to exert more control over federal lands.
  • Politics
  • 1 week ago
Politics

Things To Know at the Colorado statehouse

Things To Know at the Colorado statehouseThe end is in sight for the 2015 state Legislature.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Balance of Power

Balance of Power: Crimes against the unborn

Balance of Power: Crimes against the unbornAn unimaginable attack in Longmont quickly sparked political debate in Colorado.
  • Balance of Power
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Local

Behind the scenes at VA's $1.73B Colo. hospital project

Behind the scenes at VA's $1.73B Colo. hospital projectThe troubled VA hospital may cost significantly more than previously thought.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Politics

Allowing medical pot use on probation gets initial OK

Allowing medical pot use on probation gets initial OKHouse lawmakers gave preliminary approval to allowing medical marijuana use by people on probation or parole in Colorado.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Politics

Denver defends camping ban against legislative attack

Denver defends camping ban against legislative attackA Denver official defended the city's urban camping ban Wednesday.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Local

Minimum wage hike effort ends in Colorado Legislature

Minimum wage hike effort ends in Colorado LegislatureA Democratic effort to allow cities to raise the minimum wage in Colorado has failed in the state Legislature.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 5 days ago