Gov. Hickenlooper said Colorado will “take seriously the Court’s admonition that the state must apply its laws and regulations in a manner that is neutral toward religion."
Leaders have appointed an interim committee to hash out recommendations from an outside human resources firm over the summer.
The Republican has been stripped of his committee assignments following new allegations of harassment.
The painting is among a set long-forgotten portraits depicting 20 of Colorado’s past governors. Some presided over the state’s darkest moments.
The vote fell largely on party lines, with only one Republican joining 16 Democrats in voting for expulsion.
State Sen. Lucia Guzman, a Denver Democrat, will instead serve out the remainder of her term as assistant minority leader.
Like other Democrats, Sen. Daniel Kagan believes the claim is nothing more than an effort to distract from harassment complaints filed against Republicans.
It’s not just that they’re barred from talking to the press.
If safe lawmakers shoot down politically perilous bills, then vulnerable lawmakers can dodge a tough vote.
Senate Minority Leader Sen. Lucia Guzman said that Republican Senate leaders are “re-victimizing the victims” by refusing to introduce the resolution.