U.S. Rep. Jared Polis, far right, speaks at a campaign event in Denver on Aug. 30, 2018. (Jesse Paul, The Colorado Sun)

Jared Polis met with Colorado’s Republican attorney general, Cynthia Coffman, days after winning governor’s race nomination

The conversation didn't go unnoticed -- word trickled back to Republican Walker Stapleton's campaign

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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

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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.