Democrat Phil Weiser, who is running for attorney general, speaks at an event in Highlands Ranch in September 2018. (Marvin Anani, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Get to know Phil Weiser, the Democratic candidate for Colorado attorney general

Phil Weiser, 50, says he was motivated by the election of President Donald Trump to run for Colorado attorney general

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Deep mountain snow raised Lake Mead, Lake Powell water lines. But for the first time, supply cuts loom downstream.

The Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan inked this spring is triggering “a new era” of mandatory cuts for Arizona and Nevada

Transportation Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado commission votes 8-1 to adopt zero-emissions vehicle mandate after three-day hearing

Colorado's adoption of ZEV rule means more electric vehicles will be on sale in the state. Commissioner Tom Gonzales voting against the rule.