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Republicans Push For Major Changes To Colorado Gun Laws

Republicans get their last chance of the year Monday to change Colorado’s firearm laws. Lawmakers will consider several proposals, including two bills to eliminate gun-control measures passed by Democrats in 2013.

04/13/2015

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Transgender Birth Certificate Change Wins House Approval

DENVER (AP) – Transgender Colorado residents moved a step closer Wednesday to being able to change the gender listings on their birth certificates without getting surgery. The Democrat-led House gave preliminary approval to the plan […]

04/01/2015

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Bill To Allow Birth Certificate Gender Change In Colorado Wins Support

A bill to allow transgender people to change the gender listings on their birth certificates without undergoing gender-reassignment surgery passed its first test Thursday in the Colorado Legislature.

03/26/2015

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Colorado Lawmaker Pitching Hike In Minimum Wage To $12.50

Colorado voters would have the choice to increase the state’s minimum wage from $8.23 an hour to $12.50 with legislation introduced Thursday by a Democratic lawmaker.

03/19/2015

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Colorado Senate OKs Repeal Of Ammunition Magazine Limits

A bill to repeal limits on the size of ammunition magazines has cleared the Colorado Senate with three Democrats joining every Republican in passing the proposal.

03/17/2015

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Microbead Ban Nears Final Approval In Colorado

A ban on tiny plastic particles from soaps and cosmetic products is nearing final approval in the Colorado Legislature.

03/10/2015

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Things To Know At The Colorado Capitol This Week

Among the topics to be tackled by Colorado lawmakers this week are ammo limits, discrimination and gay rights, student surveys and cottage foods.

03/08/2015

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Colorado House OKs Ban On Gay Conversion Therapy For Minors

Colorado mental health professionals would be barred from practicing gay conversation therapy with minors under a bill given initial approval Friday by the state House.

03/06/2015

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Things To Know At The Colorado Capitol This Week

Family leave for school activities, drone penalties and reporting missing children are among the topics lawmakers will tackle this week at the Capitol.

03/01/2015

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Temporary Powdered Alcohol Ban Advances In Colorado Senate

Grappling with how to regulate powdered alcohol, Colorado lawmakers advanced legislation Tuesday to put the sale of the product on hold before it’s in stores.

02/24/2015

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