Colorado Senate Passes Juvenile Life Sentencing BillColorado's GOP-led Senate overwhelmingly passed legislation Tuesday that would bring the state in line with U.S. Supreme Court rulings that mandatory life sentences without parole for youth offenders are unconstitutional.
Colorado Prisons Make Small Profit From Inmate Work ProgramColorado prisons are making big profits from charging inmates for phone calls and other personal items, but they're struggling to break even from shops run by inmate labor.
Colorado Closer To Ordering New Health Exchange ReviewColorado lawmakers changed course Wednesday and moved toward giving the state's health insurance exchange its deepest review yet.
Parties Vie For Control Of Colorado LegislatureColorado Republicans hope to erase Democrats' one-seat majority in the state Senate on Tuesday and cut into, if not overturn, the Democrats' 37-28 majority in the House. Some key races:
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.
Taxis, Limos Upset Over Rules For Tech CompetitionFrustrated and angry, more than 100 cabbies pulled up outside the Colorado Statehouse early this legislative session to protest tech startups known as ridesharing services.
New Legislation Helps Fund Eisenhower Tunnel Fire Suppression SystemGov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill into law Saturday establishing the Petroleum Cleanup and Redevelopment Fund within the Division of Oil and Public Safety, a part of the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment.
Driving While Stoned Measure Heads To Governor's DeskA marijuana driving limit in Colorado is headed to the governor's desk — on the measure's sixth try through the Legislature.
Colorado Senators Oppose Stoned Driving LimitsA stoned-driving debate that has divided Colorado lawmakers for years is poised to go down to the final hours in this year's Legislature.
Marijuana Repeal Considered In ColoradoMarijuana legalization could be going back to the ballot in Colorado — a prospect that infuriated pot legalization activists Friday.
Colorado Closer To Having Own Air Tanker FleetColorado is a step closer to having its own fleet of air tankers. A state Senate committee approved legislation on Thursday that could dramatically change how the state fights wildfires.
State Lawmakers Plan To Build Colorado's Own Firefighting FleetLawmakers in Colorado don't want to rely on the federal government to provide a firefighting fleet from the air. They want the state to have their own resources when it comes to fighting wildfires.