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Sens. Mark Udall and Michael Bennet (credit: CBS)

Colorado’s Democratic Senators Want GOP Convention In Denver

Colorado’s two Democratic Senators on Friday urged Republicans to hold their next national convention in the Mile-High City.

02/21/2014

Ken Gordon (credit: CPT 12)

Former State Senate Majority Leader Ken Gordon Dies

Former state Senate Majority Leader Ken Gordon has died.

12/23/2013

Joe Rogers' body being taken inside the Capitol (credit: CBS)

Former Lt. Gov. Rogers Remembered At Capitol

Former Colorado Lt. Gov. Joe Rogers was remembered at the Capitol on Tuesday and a public funeral will be held on Wednesday.

10/15/2013

Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

Former Colorado Lt. Gov. Joe Rogers Dead At 49

Former Colorado Lt. Gov. Joe Rogers, the last lawmaker independently elected to the position, has died at the age of 49.

10/09/2013

Clockwise from top to bottom: Tom Tancredo, Mike Kopp, Greg Brophy, Scott Gessler (credit: CBS)

4 Republicans Now In Race To Unseat Gov. Hickenlooper

Former Republican state senator Mike Kopp kicked off his bid Tuesday to challenge Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper next year.

10/08/2013

Former Gov. Bill Ritter (left), Gov. John Hickenlooper (center) and Former Gov. Bill Owens (right) (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper, Former Govs Want State Personnel System Overhauled

Gov. John Hickenlooper says the way the state hires, fires and pays employees needs to be changed, and two of his predecessors agree.

09/12/2012

Monica Owens (credit: CBS)

Monica Owens Believes GOP Gaining In Women’s Vote

Monica Owens says politics is in her blood. She was 15 years old when her father, Bill Owens, was elected governor of Colorado. Today, at 28, she is one of Colorado’s youngest national delegates and the chair of Women for Mitt.

08/28/2012

Gov. John Hickenlooper with his wife, Helen Thorpe, on the day of Hickenlooper's inauguration in 2011. (credit: CBS)

The Tolls of the Governor’s Office

Is the Governor’s office of Colorado a pressure cooker for marriages and families?

08/01/2012

Waldo Canyon Fire on June 26 (credit: CBS)

Former Gov. Owens Criticizes Obama Visit

Former Colorado Governor Bill Owens is criticizing President Obama’s Friday visit to the Colorado Springs fire zone calling it ‘bad timing’ saying it will divert energy and resources from the firefighting effort.

06/28/2012

Volunteers plant pine seedlings in the Hayman Fire Burn Area. (credit: CBS)

Tourism Back After Iron Mountain Fire, Hayman Fire

Tourism in Fremont County, and in much of the state, took an economic hit after the Iron Mountain Fire moved fast and furious in the Copper Gulch area after igniting on June 2, 2002.

06/16/2012

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