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Human Trafficking Advocacy Day at the state Capitol (credit: CBS)

State Lawmakers Recognize Anti-Human Trafficking Advocacy Day

State lawmakers took a moment to recognize Human Trafficking Advocacy Day at the state Capitol. This is the second such events for state lawmakers.

02/20/2014

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State Lawmakers Address School Safety With New Urgency

Protecting kids in Colorado classrooms is taking on a new urgency among state lawmakers at the state Capitol.

01/15/2014

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Wildfire, Flood Legislation, First Bills Of The Year

Proposals providing tax relief for people who lost their properties during the September floods and incentives for wildfire mitigation are among the first bills of the Colorado legislative session.

01/08/2014

Department of Corrections Executive Director Rick Raemisch (credit: CBS)

DOC Chief: Parole Supervision Needs Improvement

The head of Colorado prisons told lawmakers his department needs to improve the monitoring of parolees, and that officials are considering using cell phones instead of electronic bracelets to do so.

09/27/2013

State Senator Vicki Marble (R) Fort Collins (credit: vickimarble.com)

State Senator Apologizes For Controversial Comments Over Race

A Colorado lawmaker has apologized for comments that many people found offensive.

08/22/2013

Dozens rallied on the steps of the state Capitol on Saturday for "Justice for Trayvon" (credit: CBS)

Dozens Rally For Justice For Trayvon At State Capitol

Dozens of people gathered at the state Capitol on Saturday afternoon for a “Justice for Trayvon” rally.

07/21/2013

Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

State Lawmaker Helps Domestic Violence Victim

It’s a place where important issues are debated and laws are created- the state Capitol. But one day a state lawmaker reached out to help a victim of domestic violence who literally had no where else to go.

05/17/2013

Gov. John Hickenlooper (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper Gets Big Wins In Colorado Session

As Gov. John Hickenlooper says goodbye to lawmakers for the year, he might want to send some of them thank-you cards — both for giving him what he wanted and for backing off from what he didn’t.

05/09/2013

Colorado Legislature (credit: CBS)

Colorado Lawmakers Wrap Up Weighty Term

Colorado lawmakers were closing a contentious and weighty term Wednesday with big decisions settled on gun control to immigration to marijuana. But the 120-day session didn’t end without a dose of partisan sniping and a few big ideas left on the table.

05/08/2013

Thousands of pairs of shoes lined the steps of the State Capitol on Thursday as part of an anti-gun violence protest (credit: CBS)

Victims Of Gun Violence Remembered At State Capitol

Thousands of pairs of shoes lined the steps of the State Capitol in Denver on Thursday. Each pair of shoes represents a victim of gun violence in America.

04/18/2013

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