Republicans Try To Repeal Colorado Gun-Control Bills Republicans are moving fast to repeal gun-control legislation Colorado Democrats passed two years ago in response to mass shootings.
Republicans Seek To Roll Back Colorado Energy MandatesColorado Republicans want to roll back the state's renewable energy mandates. And with greater numbers in the state Legislature this year, along with falling energy prices, they're feeling more confident about their chances.
Partisan Gridlock Could Dog 2015 Colorado LegislatureThe legislative session that begins Wednesday in Colorado promises no shortage of juicy debates — from gun control and marijuana, to end-of-life decisions and new limits on oil and gas drilling.
Lawmakers Wrestle Over Birth-Control FundingColorado Democrats who credit a drop in teen pregnancy to expanding access to long-acting birth control such as intrauterine devices have to convince Republicans next year to use state funds for the contraceptives.
Parties Vie For Control Of Colorado LegislatureColorado Republicans hope to erase Democrats' one-seat majority in the state Senate on Tuesday and cut into, if not overturn, the Democrats' 37-28 majority in the House. Some key races:
Fight For The State Senate Hits The AirwavesWe're used to seeing the big races and ballot issues fight it out over the TV airwaves, but now the fight for the Colorado State Senate joins the crowded commercial breaks.
GOP Renews Death Penalty Attacks On HickenlooperColorado Republicans are unleashing another round of criticism against Gov. John Hickenlooper and his stance against capital punishment, hoping to paint the Democrat as indecisive on the issue in the months leading up to November.
Beauprez Rounds Out GOP Governor PrimaryFormer U.S. Rep. Bob Beauprez has been certified to Republican primary ballots for governor.
Leadership Shakeup Hits GOP In Colorado HouseRepublicans in the Colorado House are seeing a leadership shakeup after simmering tensions within the party.
Colorado Republicans Whittle Candidates At GOP AssemblyRepublican U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner won't have a primary before taking on Democratic Sen. Mark Udall.
Ken Buck, Scott Renfroe On Ballot For Gardner House SeatRepublican delegates on Friday placed State Sen Scott Renfroe and Weld County District Attorney Ken Buck on the primary ballot to replace Rep. Cory Gardner, who is stepping down from his House seat.
GOP Begins Whittling Colorado Governor HopefulsSeven Republicans are vying for the right to challenge Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper this fall, including two former congressmen and the secretary of state.
Democrats Nix GOP Bills Dealing With Mail BallotsDemocrats on Monday rejected proposals from Colorado Republicans that would make mail ballots optional and allow anyone to challenge votes cast by mail.
Colorado GOP Proposes Election Law ChangesColorado Republicans are taking aim at a new requirement that every registered voter get a ballot by mail.
GOP Pushes For State-Owned Firefighting FleetColorado Republicans want the state to buy an aerial firefighting fleet to help combat wildfires, but it's an idea Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper does not support.