Marijuana Caregiver Crackdown Explored In ColoradoColorado health authorities on Tuesday revived an attempt to crack down on medical marijuana caregivers.
Colorado Won't Hike Tobacco Age To 21Colorado lawmakers voted not to raise the tobacco age from 18 to 21 Wednesday, making Colorado the third state this year to consider but reject the higher smoking age.
School-Funding Changes Clear First Colorado HurdleTwo education bills that are among the biggest-ticket items Colorado lawmakers will consider all year cleared their first hurdle Wednesday.
Child Tanning Bed Ban Narrowly Clears HouseA ban on commercial tanning bed use by children has narrowly cleared the Colorado House.
State Rep. Moves To Abolish Special Plates For LegislatorsFrustrated by the special treatment afforded state lawmakers due to their unique license plates, Rep. Chris Holbert, R-Parker, is introducing a bill to abolish the plates altogether, a move sparked by a CBS4 investigation.
Surging Colorado Economy Inspires Lawmakers’ PlansColorado's economy is one of the nation's strongest, but lawmakers from both parties have plans to improve it during the legislative term that begins this week.
Election Year Sets Up Fights In Colorado PoliticsColorado Democrats are coming off a year of monumental legislation and huge controversy.
Colorado Democratic Party Chooses New DirectorThe Colorado Democratic Party has hired a woman who helped with Barack Obama's first presidential campaign to be its next executive director.
CBS4 Parolee Investigation Prompts Legislative HearingsA series of CBS4 ”Justice Failed” investigations into gaps in Colorado’s intensive supervision program for parolees has prompted the Colorado House Judiciary Committee to schedule oversight hearings into the program.
Ruling Gives More Legal Standing To Challenge Gay Marriage BanSupporters of gay marriage are celebrating two landmark rulings from the Supreme Court, but what does it mean for Colorado?
Hickenlooper Gets Big Wins In Colorado SessionAs Gov. John Hickenlooper says goodbye to lawmakers for the year, he might want to send some of them thank-you cards — both for giving him what he wanted and for backing off from what he didn't.
Last Sprint In Colorado Session Includes Big IssuesColorado lawmakers still face several weighty pieces of legislation in the final weeks of the session, including how to regulate a now legal marijuana industry and an overhaul of the state's system to fund public schools.
Online Sales Tax Has A Better Chance This Time AroundOne of the benefits of shopping online is consumers often don't have to pay sales taxes, but a couple of bills at the state House would change that.
House Approves $20.5B Colorado Budget For Next YearAfter bitter finger-pointing, the Colorado House on Friday passed a $20.5 billion state budget for next year, sending more money to public schools, paying down some pension debt, and earmarking money to wildfire victims.
Civil Unions Clears Colorado Legislature, Heads To GovernorCivil unions for gay couples was a rallying cry for Democrats who took control of the Colorado House in last year's elections and vowed an early vote on the proposal. They kept their promise Tuesday.