State Lawmakers

Some state lawmakers avoid traffic tickets (credit: CBS)

Special Lawmaker Plates Stay, But Changes Sought

Colorado lawmakers are keeping their special license plates after all. But legislators are working on a fix to ensure they get traffic tickets – the issue that brought the matter up in the first place.


(credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

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.


(credit: CBS)

Special License Plates Give State Lawmakers Free Parking

State lawmakers are getting special perks because of their legislative license plates.


(credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Hickenlooper, Lawmakers Give Session Preview

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and legislative leaders will be giving a preview of what to expect at the session that begins next month.


Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

Colorado Lawmakers Wrap Up Session Without Civil Unions

Colorado lawmakers are picking through the wreckage of a political implosion over civil unions on the final day of the legislative session.


Colorado State Capitol (credit: CBS)

Governor Hickenlooper Signs Bill With Per Diem Hike

DENVER (AP) – Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill that authorizes an increase in the daily allowance for expenses for Colorado rural lawmakers. Hickenlooper signed the bill Thursday. It’s an accounting measure for the […]