Things To Know At The Colorado Statehouse This WeekOne-fourth of the 2015 legislative session is in the books, meaning the niceties are over and longer days await lawmakers.
Bill To Expand Colorado Sex-Ed Standards AdvancesRevamped sex-education standards have now passed both chambers of the state Legislature, despite complaints from Republicans that the new standards could encourage sexual activity and infringe on parental rights.
He Was Always Your Doctor ... And Mine"Besides a few people I've been to war with, my list of heroes is like a sparse cupboard, which became a little more barren with the death of a friend today," Dr. Dave Hnida writes in reference to the passing of Dr. C. Everett Koop.
Colorado House Democrats Pass Sex-Education BillA proposal to revamp standards for teaching sex education at Colorado schools passed the House with Republicans objecting that the bill infringes on parents' control, a charge that Democrats deny.
Sex Education Brings Intense Debate To Colorado CapitolA bill would further clarify existing language in the current law for sex education programs in public schools.
Bill To Expand Colorado Sex Education Standards AdvancesDemocrats advanced a proposal Thursday to revamp standards for teaching sex education at Colorado schools, despite objections from Republicans who say the measure infringes on local control.
Bill Would Expand Colorado Sex Education StandardsA Democratic lawmaker wants to revamp standards for teaching sex education at Colorado schools.
Lawmakers Want To Revamp Sex Education In Colorado SchoolsSome lawmakers want to revamp the sex education programs in Colorado schools. A new bill would require educators to provide children with a lot more information.
Discussion Panel Held On Sex Education In The Digital AgeThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has just released results of a new survey of teen behavior and Colorado's high-schoolers are having less sex.