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Larry Crowder

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Cantaloupe Or Peaches? Colorado Lawmaker Says — Both

Cantaloupe or peaches? Alamosa Republican state Sen. Larry Crowder wants both to be Colorado’s official state fruits.

04/12/2014

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Wildfire Bill About Colorado Farmers On The Ropes

A relatively straightforward bill to help prevent agricultural fires from starting wildfires is on the ropes at the Colorado Legislature.

03/21/2014

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Colorado Debates Requiring Water-Smart Plumbing

Water-chugging faucets, toilets and showerheads could become illegal in Colorado under a bill that won preliminary approval in the state Senate Tuesday.

02/18/2014

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Colorado Mulling Tobacco Ban Expansion For Children

A Colorado Senate committee voted Wednesday to expand the definition of tobacco products that are off-limits to minors.

02/12/2014

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Hickenlooper On Recalls: I Need To Do Better Job Of Getting Facts Out There

Colorado’s governor says he’ll have to do a better job of getting the facts out there when it comes to gun control laws after two legislators lost their recall elections.

09/11/2013

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Marijuana Repeal Considered In Colorado

Marijuana legalization could be going back to the ballot in Colorado — a prospect that infuriated pot legalization activists Friday.

04/26/2013

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Medicaid Expansion Passes Colorado Senate Committee

A state Senate committee on Thursday sided with doctors, insurers, business leaders and educators who testified in favor of extending health assistance to more needy Coloradans.

03/15/2013

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Colorado GOP Shows Shifting Immigrant Tuition Stance

An immigrant tuition bill has gotten its first-ever support from Republicans in the Colorado Senate.

02/22/2013

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Pinon Canyon Vote Has Colorado Watching Defense Nominee

A Colorado lawmaker says he’s worried that President Barack Obama’s nominee for defense secretary might revive plans to expand a southeast Colorado Army training site.

02/01/2013