East view of Colorado Capitol building on Saturday July 21, 2018. (Jeremy Martinez, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Campaign cash: Jared Polis writes a check, big money in the attorney general’s race and more

Jared Polis, a Boulder Democrat, has given his campaign nearly $12.9 million overall since jumping in the race

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

Cordillera resort to reopen as tony drug-treatment facility for “seriously underserved population” — the wealthy

After five lawsuits and lots of controversy, the upscale rehab center is first of its kind in Colorado, but there are thousands in California leading state to draft a raft of regulations

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Lobbying is big money in Colorado. But the spending is difficult to track.

So far in the 2019 legislative session, about 500 lobbyists are registered to influence state lawmakers and officials. That’s five for every legislator.