Democrats, Republicans Divided On 2019 Legislative SessionRepublicans called the 2019 legislative session "crushing" while Democrats called it "successful."
Colorado Senate OKs Updated Sex Education BillColorado's Democrat-led Senate has passed a bill to update the sex education curriculum for school districts that offer such education.
Colorado Lawmakers Vow To Return On Paid Family LeaveThe sponsors of an ambitious Colorado paid family leave bill say they aren't giving up on the idea and that a plan could be operating by 2024.
Colorado Lawmakers OK Bill To Develop State Insurance OptionColorado's House has sent to the governor a bill to develop a state-run health insurance option.
State Lawmakers Discuss Rent Control BillState lawmakers will discuss rent control in Colorado as rent prices continue to skyrocket in some urban areas.
Family Of At-Risk Victim Urges Lawmakers To Increase Penalty For Certain CrimesLawmakers are considering a bill that would increase the penalty for certain crimes against the elderly and at-risk adults. The family of one victim is fighting for tougher laws.
State Lawmakers Debate Whether To Allow Sports BettingState lawmakers are debating whether to allow sports betting in Colorado. The Supreme Court recently lifted a ban on sports betting, which clears the way for individual states to legalize it.
Colorado Governor Signs Contentious Oil & Gas BillColorado Gov. Jared Polis has signed legislation to give local governments more control over oil and gas drilling and change the mission of state regulators of the industry.
Gov. Jared Polis To Sign Oil & Gas Bill Tuesday AfternoonThe controversial bill that will overhaul the oil and gas industry in Colorado will be signed into law by Gov. Jared Polis on Tuesday afternoon.
Bill Would Repeal Nearly 40-Year Ban On Rent ControlState lawmakers will discuss rent control in Colorado as rent prices continue to skyrocket in some urban areas.
Victims' Rights Groups Feel Blindsided By Bill To Seal Criminal RecordsAn effort to erase the criminal records of thousands of Coloradans has some victims fuming.
Colorado Lawmakers Consider Ambitious Family Leave BillColorado lawmakers are considering an ambitious paid family leave bill Tuesday that's opposed by most major business chambers in part because their members would have to contribute to a state fund, even if they offer their own benefits.
Conversion Therapy Ban Bill On Way To Gov. Jared Polis' DeskA bill that bans conversion therapy in Colorado is on its way to Gov. Jared Polis' desk.
Controversial Oil & Gas Bill Passes: 'The Sky Did Not Fall'Sweeping changes are coming to Colorado's oil and gas industry. The state legislature passed the biggest overhaul of oil and gas regulations in decades.
Legislature Passes Controversial Oil & Gas Bill, Measure Heads To Governor's DeskThe controversial bill that will overhaul the oil and gas industry in Colorado has passed the state Senate after lawmakers approved changes by the state House.