In his regular interview with Colorado Matters, the governor said, "The nature of this crime... really compels us to want to do something."
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The bill is aimed at making it easier for agencies hiring law enforcement officers to know if they’ve ever been accused of lying.
The Legislature’s budget committee wants to hold on to $20 million worth of severance taxes next year to help cover taxpayer refunds.
The agency’s 50-year contract with a private company to construct and manage sections of U.S. 36 faced harsh criticism last year.
One would let local governments raise their minimum wages above the state’s. The other would put a statewide increase on the ballot.
Police say Michelle Wilkins was responding to a Craigslist ad for baby clothes when she was attacked by Lane.
The spending package worked out by lawmakers generally mirrors what the governor proposed to them last fall.
About 150 teachers and students rallied at the state Capitol Wednesday calling for fewer standardized tests.
Friday is the deadline for Colorado to respond to the first suit that was filed by Nebraska and Oklahoma.