Allison Eid replaces Neil Gorsuch who is now a U.S. Supreme Court justice. Gov. Hickenlooper will choose Eid's replacement.
After months of being urged to vote one way or another on the fate of the Affordable Care Act, Colorado's two senators now go on the record.
Colorado's senators split ways on the motion to move forward. Republican Cory Gardner voted to proceed, while Bennet against.
As Republican health care proposals appear dead, Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet says he hears frequent complaints about the current law, and has ideas to fix it.
Democratic lawmakers are suing President Donald Trump over foreign money flowing into his global business empire.
“We believe any review of Canyons should conclude that no changes to the designation are necessary,” said Republicans Sen. Cory Gardner and Rep. Scott Tipton in a letter.
In modern times, private bills are mostly used to help undocumented immigrants receive temporary stays while federal officials review their cases.
Both Vizguerra and Garcia were granted stays by the Immigration Customs and Enforcement service until 2019.
But Bennet's vote won't stop Gorsuch's ascendance to the Supreme Court after Republicans deployed the "nuclear option" earlier Thursday.
Rep. Mike Coffman, a Republican, and Sen. Michael Bennet, a Democrat have introduced separate measures to help troops pushed out of the military without health benefits.