While similar, Democratic House Majority Leader Alec Garnett said the new bill won’t be a carbon copy of the proposal that failed in 2018.
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State House Majority Leader Alec Garnett is ready to draft legislation so the state can at least step up to the starting gate on wagers.
Environmentalists say cities and counties shouldn’t be barred from action.
The legislation would bond Colorado with 11 other states and D.C. in selecting the president based on national popular vote, not the electoral college.
So-called "balance billing" or "surprise bills" often happens when a patient goes to an in-network facility but is treated by an out-of-network provider.
Democratic Speaker of the House KC Becker from Boulder said her party doesn’t want to put the industry out of business, but now that they’re in charge they’re ready to move things forward.
Every bill gets a hearing and a vote in the Colorado legislature. In D.C, not so much.
Advocates say U.S. consumers pay twice what Canadian consumers pay for patented prescription drugs.
To some degree Colorado’s problems stem from the state’s unique system of gambling.
The hearing was held in the capitol’s largest committee room and even then the crowd filled four overflow rooms.