Gov. Jared Polis is introduced during his inauguration at the Colorado Capitol on Tuesday, January 8, 2019. (Pool photo by AAron Ontiveroz, The Denver Post)

Jared Polis makes history as he becomes Colorado’s governor. Here’s what it means.

Jared Polis is the nation’s first openly gay man elected governor as well as Colorado’s first Jewish governor

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Colorado’s 2015 law changing how officer-involved shootings are investigated still lets law enforcement police themselves

State lawmakers and prosecutors are vowing to push for and support changes after questions from The Colorado Sun about the measure