Recovering Opioid Addict Testifies For Coloradans 'Left Behind'A Colorado state lawmaker's mother gives powerful testimony about the cost of opioid addiction as her daughter introduces legislation aimed at saving the lives of those addicted.
'My Mom Inspired Me': Bills Finalized To Fight Opioid EpidemicThe committees aimed at combating the opioid crisis in Colorado met Tuesday to discuss a number of upcoming legislative bills.
New Colorado Legislation Aimed At Addressing Opioid EpidemicA House study committee is reviewing the holes in Colorado's coverage and treatment abilities and hopes a bill will be part of the docket for the next legislative session.
Re-Fueled Perlmutter's Re-Entry Into Congressional Race Is ComplicatedRep. Ed Perlmutter says he began second guessing his decision to not to run again for public office soon after he announced the decision a month ago.
3rd Democrat Joins Race For 7th Congressional DistrictA Colorado congressional race is already shaping up to be a bruising battle. Three Democrats are now vying to replace Rep. Ed Perlmutter, who's running for governor.
Lawmaker Reveals Mother's Addiction In Hopes Of Helping OthersA state lawmaker has opened up about the most private and painful part of her life as she fights for laws aimed at addressing the opioid epidemic.
Bill Would Close Loophole Some Businesses Use To Avoid Paying TaxesState legislators are trying to close a loophole that they say some businesses use to avoid paying taxes. Legislators want the income to go to public education.
Parties Vie For Control Of Colorado LegislatureColorado Democrats have a comfortable cushion in the state House that will boost their chances of retaining control there in November. But their slim majority in the Senate hangs by a thread.
Colorado Death Penalty Repeal Won't Move ForwardA Democrat proposal to repeal the death penalty in Colorado failed amid uncertainty about whether Gov. John Hickenlooper would support the bill.