All told, Democrats gained seats in 62 of the 99 state legislative chambers, according to data provided by the National Conference of State Legislatures. Democrats also added seven new governorships.
The outgoing Colorado governor celebrated Tuesday night's Democratic dominance, but emphasized compromise and bipartisanship will still be vital.
A federal judge in Seattle is scheduled to hear arguments Tuesday on whether to block a settlement that would allow a company to post blueprints for printing 3D weapons on the internet.
Attorneys general from 19 states, plus the District of Columbia, filed an amended complaint Friday asking a judge make it illegal to share plans on creating printable plastic weapons.
There are available 3D printers in the Denver-metro, but they are not without their own rules or supervision.
Both Republican George Brauchler and Democrat Phil Weiser said they wouldn’t do anything to thwart recreational marijuana legalization.
The suit was filed two days after city councilors passed the ban on the sale and possession of assault weapons.
The ban was proposed in response to the high school shooting in Parkland, Florida.
Many argue that the bar for Colorado's "imminent danger" statute is simply too high and that state needs a red flag law to lower that bar.