Plan Would Direct Pot Taxes Toward Drug EducationColorado would save most of its marijuana tax money while spending about $23 million on school nurses and drug treatment and outreach under a plan approved Tuesday be legislative budget writers.
Colorado Budget Finalized, Heads To HickenlooperLawmakers approved a $23 billion budget for Colorado next year, sending to the governor a spending plan that increases money for public schools, colleges, and funds an aerial firefighting fleet.
Colorado Pot Sales Up Slightly In 2nd MonthSales of recreational marijuana rose slightly in Colorado in the second month of retail sales, according to state tax estimates released Tuesday.
Colorado Has More Money To Spend Next YearColorado's public schools and colleges are getting hundreds of millions to make up for budget cuts in next year's proposed budget, and with the economy on the upswing, there's money left over to save for a rainy day.
Vaccine Measure Advances In ColoradoA measure to clamp down on vaccine exemptions passed the state House Monday after a somber debate on parental rights.
As Colorado Economy Improves, Budget Debate NearsAs Colorado's economy continues improving, lawmakers are beginning to talk about constitutionally mandated refunds to taxpayers in the coming years.
Child Tanning Bed Ban Clears Hurdle In ColoradoA ban on the use of commercial tanning beds by children won initial approval in the Colorado House on Wednesday.
Colorado, Utah Both Move To Hike Smoking Age To 21Two Western states with some of the nation's lowest smoking rates are considering cracking down even more by raising the tobacco age to 21.
Colorado Panel Votes To Raise Tobacco Age To 21A proposal to raise the tobacco age to 21 has been approved by a Colorado House panel.
Last Call At Colorado Bars Could Go Later, But Not Without A FightBars could bars stay open past 2 a.m. under a bill moving forward in the Colorado House.
Complaint Against Colorado Gun Lobbyist UnsolvedColorado legislative leaders say there's not enough evidence to settle a complaint against a gun lobbyist accused of threatening a lawmaker to influence her vote.
Lobbyist Files Lawsuit Against Colorado General AssemblyA lobbyist has filed a lawsuit against the Colorado General Assembly. Joseph Neville claims his rights were violated as a result of a confrontation with a state representative.
Complaint Against Gun Lobbyist Remains UnresolvedA complaint from a Colorado legislator alleging a gun lobbyist threatened her with negative mailers remains unresolved because the lobbyist refused to fully participate in the inquiry, lawmakers investigating the matter said.
Gun Lobbyist Faces Ethics Investigation In ColoradoA gun lobbyist accused of going too far to push his point in Colorado faces an ethics investigation.
Colorado To Resume Forest Burns, With New LimitsA year after Colorado's worst wildfire season on record, which included a destructive blaze started by the state, Colorado officials said Wednesday they will resume limited preventive burning on state lands.