The demise of the bill that would have repealed the death penalty in Colorado speaks to the influence of Governor Hickenlooper’s words, and to the desire of Legislative Dems to not test his veto pen.
Governor Hickenlooper sent a warning to his Democratic colleagues this week, letting them know he’ll veto a bill if it is passed as written. Will Legislative Dems heed the warning or call his bluff?
Colorado Democrats want to change a business tax credit and use the savings on different economic development ideas.
Congressional candidate Rep. Sal Pace says is stepping down as the leader for Democrats in the Colorado House but will serve the remainder of his term in the Legislature.