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Bill Cadman

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Economy Helps Boost Bipartisanship In Colorado

Lawmakers finished the 2014 Colorado legislative session lauding the same achievements: More money for schools and colleges, funding for an aerial firefighting fleet, and providing aid for victims of floods and wildfires.

05/08/2014

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Bill To Help Colorado Disaster Victims Gets Held Up

Hope is washing away for Colorado homeowners who lost homes to recent floods and wildfires.

05/06/2014

The Colorado Legislature on the first day of the session (credit: CBS)

Colorado Lawmakers In Session’s Home Stretch

With the hours winding down, Colorado lawmakers had a number of big-ticket items to consider before the end of the session on Wednesday, including marijuana legislation and tax aid to homeowners devastated by floods and wildfires.

05/06/2014

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Payments To Colorado Fire Victims Get Initial OK

Colorado lawmakers are advancing a proposal budgeting $17.6 million for victims of a wildfire that killed three people and burned down two dozen homes in the foothills southwest of Denver.

05/02/2014

Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

Colorado Democrats Give Up Abortion Fight

A divisive abortion proposal suggested by Colorado Democrats was scuttled before it could come to a vote.

04/16/2014

Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

Colorado Recall Election Changes Clear Hurdle

Century-old elections language sparked a fiery partisan debate in the Colorado Senate on Thursday as Democrats steered through an update to recall laws despite complaints that they’re trying to change the rules in their favor.

03/27/2014

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GOP Critical Of New Colorado Background Check Data

Defending newly enacted laws that require background checks for private and online gun sales, Colorado Democrats last month relied on a statistic that they said indicated 6,200 new checks were done in the first six months.

03/03/2014

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Teachers Union Sues Over Colorado Dismissal Law

Colorado’s largest teachers union is challenging the firings of about 100 Denver teachers and a 2010 law that enabled the dismissals, union officials announced Wednesday.

01/29/2014

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Colorado Republicans Start Fight On Energy Bill

Colorado Republicans want to try undoing some left-leaning proposals adopted last year, and their campaign starts with electricity.

01/14/2014

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Parties Detail Priorities As Colorado Legislative Session Begins

Colorado Democrats begin the 2014 legislative session with a tenuous grasp on the state Senate after two recalls over gun restrictions, but they still control both chambers and the direction of the lawmaking term that opens Wednesday.

01/08/2014

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