Democrats, Republicans Team Up For Jobs BillA bipartisan effort at the state Capitol aims at preparing Colorado students for jobs in industries that desperately need skilled workers.
Colorado Mulls Background Checks For Youth Sports LeaguesColorado is considering becoming the first state to require background checks for people who work for youth sports organizations.
Colorado Lawmakers Try Again To Ban Traffic CamerasColorado lawmakers will take another look at banning speeding and red-light cameras, an idea that has had bipartisan support but that municipalities and law enforcement staunchly oppose.
Tax Refunds At Top Of List For Colorado LawmakersColorado lawmakers are preparing to debate tax refunds during what's expected to be a packed legislative session where resolving complicated issues will be more challenging with each major party controlling a chamber of the Statehouse.
Democrats Acknowledge GOP Control Of Colorado SenateDemocrats ceded control of the Colorado state Senate to the GOP Saturday, setting up a divided Legislature after two years of Democratic control.
Parties Vie For Control Of Colorado LegislatureColorado Democrats have a comfortable cushion in the state House that will boost their chances of retaining control there in November. But their slim majority in the Senate hangs by a thread.
Education Bill Advances, But Schools Still WaryA hefty education overhaul described as the marquee Colorado schools bill of the year advanced toward a vote Friday after some big amendments
Campus Gun Ban Could Be Headed To Colorado BallotsColorado's gun control debate is moving out of the state Capitol and straight to voters.
Morgan Carroll Chosen As New Colorado Senate PresidentDemocratic state Sen. Morgan Carroll became the second woman in Colorado history Wednesday to be selected Senate president, a position that became available with the recall ouster last month of former Sen. John Morse over new gun restrictions.
State Lawmakers Tour Lyons To See Damage FirsthandColorado state lawmakers toured Lyons for themselves Friday to view the damage.
School Funding Overhaul Gets 1st Review In ColoradoSweeping revisions to how Colorado funds public schools - accompanied by a likely income tax proposal - came under consideration Tuesday in the state Legislature after years of discussion.
Colorado Poised To Expand Open Records AccessPublic-records access in Colorado is close to getting an expansion - but state lawmakers are resisting efforts to make it cheaper to get public records.
Senate Passes Bill Restricting DAs In Youth CasesA sweeping change to how Colorado juveniles are charged as adults headed to the governor's desk Thursday after two days of a spirited debate that divided Senators from both parties.
Photo ID At The Ballots Nixed By Colorado LawmakersSenate Democrats nixed a proposal to ask voters whether people should provide photo identification at the polls.
Colorado Rejects Higher Sales, Income Taxes For SchoolsColorado voters overwhelmingly rejected the only statewide tax increase on ballots this November — a "no" vote on education funding that revealed the sour mood of voters in this swing state.