Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Gov. Polis says the federal shutdown isn’t impacting Colorado’s state budget — but that could quickly change

More than 2,200 unemployment claims related to the federal shutdown have been filed in Colorado

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Jared Polis has 208 options to lower your taxes. But it’ll be harder than you may think.

The governor is pledging to cut income taxes as much as $450 million by eliminating corporate tax loopholes in Colorado

Culture Primary category in which blog post is published

Love your fancy cocktail? You’ve got Prohibition to thank

On the 100th anniversary of Prohibition, we learn the fine art of mixology was pioneered by bootleggers

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Gov. Polis prioritizes education in first budget request, but Democratic lawmakers are skeptical

Democratic budget writers worry the money for full-day kindergarten isn’t sustainable. And they want money for transportation

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

U.S. Forest Service has built a wild horse pen that could allow it to sell the animals for slaughter

The U.S. Forest Service, however, denies claims by horse advocates it has made up its mind to sell the more than 250 horses for slaughter

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Pueblo is about to elect its first mayor in decades. Will this be the solution the city is looking for?

Nick Gradisar and Steve Nawrocki, both longtime fixtures in Pueblo politics, are running to be the city’s first mayor in roughly six decades

Energy Primary category in which blog post is published

3 ways of looking at the Colorado Supreme Court’s major oil and gas ruling

Moving forward, will the Martinez decision most benefit the industry or environmental activists? What about both?

Wildfire Primary category in which blog post is published

Officials want to keep drones away from Colorado wildfires. But how do you halt something you can’t see?

Last year, there were 26 known drone incursions over wildfires in the U.S., six of which happened in Colorado

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