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Growing Economy Means Refunds For Colorado Taxpayers

Colorado residents will benefit from the growing state economy with special tax refunds next year, but exactly how much is a question lawmakers will wrestle with over the coming months.

03/18/2015

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Colorado Lawmakers Reach Deal On Immigrant Driver’s Licenses

Colorado lawmakers reached a deal Wednesday on a standoff over how to pay for a program that lets immigrants get driver’s licenses regardless of their legal status, an initiative that Democrats passed without Republican support two years ago.

03/18/2015

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Tax Law Quirk Means Pot May Pay Off For Coloradans, Literally

Colorado’s marijuana experiment was designed to raise revenue for the state and its schools, but a state law may put some of the tax money directly into residents’ pockets, causing quite a headache for lawmakers.

01/27/2015

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Lawmakers Grapple On Tax Aid For Disaster Victims

Lawmakers are trying to agree on last-minute changes to a proposal that would give a property tax break to residents affected by massive Colorado flooding and wildfires last year.

05/07/2014

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Lawmakers Weigh Tax Aid For Disaster Victims

People who lost their homes and businesses during historic Colorado floods and wildfires last year may still get some relief on their property taxes, but it’ll be smaller than initially expected.

05/06/2014

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Marijuana Farmers Unlikely To See Farm Tax Perks

Marijuana farmers and agricultural tax breaks are the next wrinkle facing the states that have legal weed as lawmakers debate how to tax the product while it’s growing.

02/09/2014

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Lawmakers Get Violent Emails Over Gun Control

Lawmakers are becoming the target of aggressive and sometimes threating emails and phone calls as the debate over stricter gun laws escalates in state capitols.

03/01/2013

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Colorado State Sen. Says Banning New Mosques Is Something to Think About

Colorado State Sen. Kevin Grantham, R-Canon City, has expressed support for considering regulations on the construction of new mosques.

07/16/2012

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‘Make My Day Better’ Bill Fails In Colorado Senate

A proposal to allow Colorado business owners and employees to use deadly force against suspected intruders faces its toughest test yet in the state Senate on Monday.

03/05/2012

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Lying To Voters Latest In Colorado Elections Debate

A proposal to enhance penalties for lying about elections is the latest divisive voting proposal to hit Colorado’s legislature.

02/22/2012

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