GOP Bill To Increase Colorado Revenue Faces Tough Test GOP-sponsored measure to allow Colorado to keep more tax revenue for roads, education and health care faced a tough hurdle Monday.
Bill Would Ask Voters For Tax Hike To Pay For RoadsA bill designed to improve Colorado's roads will ask voters to approve a tax increase. The money would pay for transportation projects needed across the state.
Colorado Dems Reintroduce Old Idea On Transportation FundingColorado's Democratic House leadership says any effort to create a permanent funding source for the state's roads must not affect education spending.
Girls & STEM Celebrated At Colorado CapitolAbout 100 middle and high school age girls who participate in STEM programs were honored at the State Capitol.
Hickenlooper Reaffirms Commitment To Health Care Exchange In State Of State AddressColorado Gov. John Hickenlooper presented his annual State of the State address to yet another split Legislature on Wednesday.
New Issues Brought Up On First Day Of Colorado's 2017 Legislative SessionIt was a historic opening day of the 2017 legislative session as Rep. Crisanta Duran, D-Denver became the first Latina speaker of the House in Colorado.
Highways Top Legislative Talk, But Agreement ElusiveThere's no debate — Colorado needs a big plan to pay for billions in needed highway upgrades.
New Legislative Session Brings $500 Million Deficit, UncertaintyWith one eye on a $500 million state budget gap and the other on Washington, Gov. John Hickenlooper and a split Colorado Legislature enter the 2017 lawmaking session with little expectation of fiscal reform and plenty of uncertainty over transportation, the state's Medicaid bills, affordable housing and illegal pot sales.
Colorado Lawmakers Elect New House Speaker, Senate PresidentColorado's state Legislature isn't changing hands between parties — but both the House and Senate have elected new bosses because of term limits.
Colorado House Leader At DNC: Net Worth Doesn't Define AmericansColorado's Democratic House majority leader is telling the Democratic National Convention that Americans don't define themselves by their net worth.
Hickenlooper 1 Of 2 Confirmed Coloradans Who'll Speak At DNCColorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and state House Majority Leader Crisanta Duran will address the National Democratic Convention in Philadelphia.
Police Want 2-Year Moratorium On New Marijuana LawsPolice and prosecutors in Colorado are asking lawmakers for a two year moratorium on new marijuana laws. They say 81 bills have been introduced since recreational pot was legalized and they can't keep up with regulation that seems to change on a daily basis.