Bill Could Set Up Specialty Court For Construction Defect LawsuitsState lawmakers are debating bills on how to find affordable housing in the final days of the legislative session. There are five measures before lawmakers, one could set up a specialty court for construction defect lawsuits.
Colorado Lawmakers Study School Violence, Mental HealthA legislative panel looking at how to prevent school violence in Colorado started work Tuesday by hearing alarming data about rates of depression among teenage students.
Testing, Police, Pot To Dominate Legislature's Final DaysColorado lawmakers face a chaotic three-day stretch of work before adjourning for the year Wednesday.
Newly In Charge, Colorado GOP Picks Senate LeaderColorado Republicans selected Colorado Springs Sen. Bill Cadman to be state Senate president as the party takes control of the chamber for the first time in a decade.
School Finance Bill Aims To Revise Years Of Inequitable School FundingA mammoth bill to overhaul Colorado's complicated school-finance formula won initial approval in the state Senate Monday, despite worries the changes won't mean a thing if voters don't approve more than $1 billion in new taxes this fall.
Colorado Senate Gives Final OK To Gun Control Bills The Colorado Senate is approving stricter firearms regulations including expanded background checks, as it ties gun control to mass shootings in the state and elsewhere.
Colorado Telecom Overhaul In Doubt This YearRepublicans and Democrats joined forces this spring to try to undo a massive payout to telephone companies that goes back to the days when most people had landlines and few provider options.