Sen. Michael Bennet's ambitious Colorado Outdoor Recreation & Economy Act protects more than 400,000 of public lands in Colorado, including establishing a formal boundary around Curecanti National Recreation Area above Blue Mesa Reservoir. (Jason Blevins, Colorado Sun)

Largest public lands bill since 1993 would protect 400,000 acres across Colorado

Michael Bennet’s Colorado Outdoor Recreation & Economy Act lands as the Colorado senator enjoys rare spotlight following tirade over government shutdown Thursday on Senate floor

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Nicolais: Have anti-abortion Coloradans finally proposed an initiative that can pass?

After failing to learn their lesson from failed personhood campaigns, proponents of Initiative 120 have put forward a bill that may appeal voters at the center of Colorado’s political spectrum