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The announcement of the bill on Tuesday (credit: CBS)

Colorado Lawmakers Introduce Right-To-Die Legislation

Colorado Democrats unveiled what’s sure to be one of the most emotionally charged proposals of the year – legislation to give terminally ill patients the right to choose when they die, with the help of doctor-prescribed medication.

01/27/2015

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Romer’s Uncomfortable Advice To Hickenlooper: Repeal TABOR

Former Gov. Roy Romer gave some uncomfortable and likely unwelcome advice to Gov. John Hickenlooper for his second term = start a movement to repeal TABOR.

01/15/2015

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Republicans Try To Repeal Colorado Gun-Control Bills

Republicans are moving fast to repeal gun-control legislation Colorado Democrats passed two years ago in response to mass shootings.

01/09/2015

The Colorado Legislature on the first day of the session in 2013 (credit: CBS)

Partisan Gridlock Could Dog 2015 Colorado Legislature

The legislative session that begins Wednesday in Colorado promises no shortage of juicy debates — from gun control and marijuana, to end-of-life decisions and new limits on oil and gas drilling.

01/06/2015

The Colorado Legislature on the first day of the session in 2013 (credit: CBS)

Lawmakers Wrestle Over Birth-Control Funding

Colorado Democrats who credit a drop in teen pregnancy to expanding access to long-acting birth control such as intrauterine devices have to convince Republicans next year to use state funds for the contraceptives.

11/27/2014

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Democrats Keep Colorado House, Senate In Play

Colorado Democrats will retain a majority in the state House, but it’s still unclear which party will control the Senate.

11/07/2014

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Colorado Democrats Win Seats Lost Over Gun Bills Back 2

Colorado Democrats have won back two seats they lost in last year’s recall over gun control measures.

11/05/2014

Hillary Clinton at the event in Denver on Tuesday (credit; CBS)

Hillary Clinton Headlines ‘Get Out The Vote’ Rally For Udall

Hillary Clinton is back in Colorado. The former Secretary of State was in town last week for a fundraiser for embattled Democratic Sen. Mark Udall.

10/21/2014

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Parties Vie For Control Of Colorado Legislature

Colorado 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.

10/21/2014

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Colorado Tests Reach Of Democrats’ Ground Game

Colorado is shaping up as a key test of whether the Democrats’ edge in turning out votes can prevent a disastrous midterm election for the party.

10/20/2014

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