The following is the prepared text of Speaker Mark Ferrandino’s speech opening the 2014 session of the House of Representatives on Jan. 8, 2014
The following are the are the prepared remarks delivered by Pres. Morgan Carroll during the opening day of the Colorado Legislative session on Jan. 8, 2014.
On the opening day of the legislative session, leaders of both parties in the Colorado House and Senate focused on the economy but with different ideas on how to spur growth.
As students at Arapahoe High School return to class after last month’s attack, state lawmakers are working to boost a program designed to prevent school violence.
From gun policy to education reform to election laws, Republicans and Democrats are poised to fight over many of the same issues this year that made the last legislative session so intense.
It’s only the first day of spring, but Colorado’s wildfire season has already begun. The Galena fire has scorched roughly 1300 acres outside of Fort Collins.