Morgan Carroll

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State Senator Holds Air Tanker Demo To Promote Firefighting Fleet Bill

Some state lawmakers believe Colorado should not have to wait for federal help when it comes to putting out state wildfires, and now they are working on a plan to bring an aerial firefighting fleet to the state.

03/26/2014

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New Bill Supposed To Make It Easier To Vote In Recall Elections

Democrats in the state senate introduced a bill they say will make it easier for people to vote in recall elections.

03/17/2014

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Colorado Republicans Start Fight On Energy Bill

Colorado Republicans want to try undoing some left-leaning proposals adopted last year, and their campaign starts with electricity.

01/14/2014

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Parties Detail Priorities As Colorado Legislative Session Begins

Colorado Democrats begin the 2014 legislative session with a tenuous grasp on the state Senate after two recalls over gun restrictions, but they still control both chambers and the direction of the lawmaking term that opens Wednesday.

01/08/2014

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Election Year Sets Up Fights In Colorado Politics

Colorado Democrats are coming off a year of monumental legislation and huge controversy.

01/05/2014

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5 Things To Know In The Colorado Legislature

A weekly look at what’s coming up at the Colorado Legislature.

01/05/2014

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Hickenlooper Says Secession Attempt Will Make Colorado Stronger

Votes in 11 rural counties on whether to secede from Colorado sparked debates that ultimately will strengthen the state, Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper told local government officials Tuesday.

12/03/2013

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Morgan Carroll Chosen As New Colorado Senate President

Democratic state Sen. Morgan Carroll became the second woman in Colorado history Wednesday to be selected Senate president, a position that became available with the recall ouster last month of former Sen. John Morse over new gun restrictions.

10/09/2013

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Drilling Critics Mull Next Steps After Defeats

They packed committee hearings, waved signs and even publicly heckled Colorado’s governor. But oil and gas drilling critics saw one political failure after another in the legislative session that ended this week.

05/10/2013

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Discriminated Employees Could Sue Businesses For More Money

People who feel they’ve been discriminated against at work could sue for more money under a bill passes by the Colorado State Legislature.

05/01/2013

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