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.
The political playing field changed after Democrats swept both chambers of the legislature and the governor's office in the 2018 elections.
After voters put them in charge in November, Democrats say they'll embrace "the Colorado way of life." Republicans want their voice to be heard in that pursuit.
The accuser in one of Melton’s cases is now releasing more information about their relationship because she feels he has not been honest with the public.
As Democrats in the House push ahead with their effort to expel one of their members over sexual harassment, Republicans in both chambers are raising objections.
An outside investigator found allegations against the Thornton Democrat to be credible. A vote could come as early as Friday.