Two political newcomers learn that running for office means a summer of county fairs and knocking on doors. Colorado Matters is following the newbie candidates through the election season.
Alcohol sales in grocery stores and redirecting money to pay for transportation could prompt a special legislative session in Colorado.
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State House lawmakers Friday advanced a bill to stream line testing, while Senators passed a school finance bill that whittles $25 million dollars from public schools large budget shortfall.
As lawmakers get ready to debate Democratic bills aimed at aiding the poor, Republicans argue that growing the economy is the key to lifting more families out of poverty.
Whatever issues you care about, there’s a good chance the 70th Colorado General Assembly will try to do something about them.
State lawmakers return to work on Wednesday with divided control, many new faces, and plenty to argue about.
Hullinghorst replaces Democrat Mark Ferrandino, who was term-limited.