Expansion Of Religious Rights In Discrimination Cases FailsThe growing conflict between religious groups and gay-rights advocates over punishments in discrimination cases played out Monday in Colorado.
EPA Promotes Global Warming Proposal To GovernorsThe head of the Environmental Protection Agency promoted proposed clean power plant rules to Western governors Tuesday.
Obama Pitches Wildfire Plan To Western Governors In Colorado SpringsPresident Barack Obama on Monday encouraged a group of governors to support a plan to pay for wildfire suppression, and the proposal got a positive reception from the 10 leaders gathered for an annual summit.
10 Western Governors Meeting In Colorado SpringsTen Western governors are meeting this week in Colorado Springs to discuss issues including the drought and the environment.
Rules For Uber, Lyft To Become Law In ColoradoInternet companies that connect riders to drivers with a few taps on a cellphone app will be regulated in Colorado with legislation soon to become law, putting the state at the forefront of a push to try to legitimize the flourishing tech startups.
Colorado Once Faced Same Problems As Arizona Over Perceived Anti-Gay BillThe governor of Arizona announced that she vetoed a controversial bill that would have pitted religious rights against gay rights. Colorado faced boycotts when it waded into the gay rights issue in the early 1990s.
'Bath Salts' Penalties Move Forward In ColoradoSelling or manufacturing synthetic drugs known as "bath salts" would be illegal in Colorado under a bill in consideration at the state Legislature.