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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

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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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Election Year Sets Up Fights In Colorado Politics

Colorado Democrats are coming off a year of monumental legislation and huge controversy.

01/05/2014

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Hickenlooper Gets Big Wins In Colorado Session

As Gov. John Hickenlooper says goodbye to lawmakers for the year, he might want to send some of them thank-you cards — both for giving him what he wanted and for backing off from what he didn’t.

05/09/2013

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Gun Control, Gay Rights, Taxes Headline Colorado Session

Gay rights. Gun control. Taxes. Illegal immigration. The Colorado Legislature will be far from timid this year.

01/08/2013

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Gun Control Tough Topic For Colorado Lawmakers

Gun control is expected to be a heated topic at the Colorado Legislature in the coming months, and legislative leaders have indicated that it will be difficult to find common ground.

12/14/2012

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