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A tincture made from medical marijuana (credit: CBS)

Debate Over Medical Marijuana In Schools Begins At State Capitol

State lawmakers began a debate over whether to allow children to bring medical marijuana to school on Friday.

05/01/2015

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Colorado House Advances 2 Law Enforcement Oversight Bills

The Colorado House advanced measures Friday to limit the use of chokeholds by officers and to make it easier to appoint special prosecutors when law enforcement is accused of using excessive force.

04/10/2015

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Colorado House Gives Initial OK To $25 Billion State Budget

The Colorado House gave initial approval to the state’s $25 billion budget for next year after considering nearly 40 amendments.

04/08/2015

The Colorado Legislature during the governor's State of the State address (credit: CBS)

Colorado Legislative Bipartisanship: The Real Benefit Of The 2014 Election

The very slim majorities that each party now hold in the Colorado State Legislature, thanks to the 2014 election, should bring a season of bipartisanship to Colorado, which is exactly what the doctor ordered.

11/09/2014

Gov. John Hickenlooper (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper’s Affect On The Legislative Agenda

Gov. John Hickenlooper provided a clear example of how he will influence the legislative agenda next year by announcing that conversations about gun control measures in Colorado should begin, CBSDenver.com blogger Dominic Dezzutti writes.

12/14/2012

Supporters of the civil union bill being debated in the state House gather outside the state Capitol Thursday morning (credit: CBS)

Civil Unions Face Defining Moment In Colorado House

Supporters of civil unions for gay couples rallied across a park from the Colorado Capitol to urge lawmakers to pass legislation out of a key House committee.

05/03/2012