Articles By John Frank

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Now we know how much money is at stake on the 2019 ballot with Proposition CC and TABOR refunds in Colorado

New economic forecasts show the state may refund as much as $1.7 billion to taxpayers in the next three fiscal years -- but not all will benefit the same

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Colorado beer makers are expanding to cannabis beverages: “Down the road it could be as big as beer.”

Ska Brewing in Durango and Left Hand Brewing in Longmont are teaming with cannabis companies to make seltzers with THC or CBD

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Campaign to ask Colorado voters to ban abortions after 22 weeks can begin collecting signatures

Supporters of the effort will need to collect 124,632 signatures by March 4 to get the question before voters on the November 2020 ballot

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A Snapchat leads police to reopen investigation of CSU student’s death and raises questions about gun violence

The family of Finnegan Daly didn’t believe Fort Collins police and pressed the Larimer County district attorney to take a new look at a case mired in questions

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Why winning the Democratic primary in Colorado won’t be easy for Bernie Sanders this time around

The Vermont senator overwhelmingly won the state’s Democratic caucuses in 2016. But in 2020, Colorado’s delegates will be awarded in a primary election that will draw a broader range of voters.

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Hickenlooper makes campaign trail debut touting compromise. His rivals in Senate race say it’s the wrong approach.

In an event designed as pep rally, Democratic rivals make the case that the status quo establishment embodied by the former governor lacks urgency on the issues

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A prominent Republican announces challenge to Jason Crow amid uncertainty GOP can win back 6th District

Steve House, the former state Republican Party chairman, is looking to flip a key U.S. House seat in the 2020 election

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Colorado’s oil and gas industry voices its concerns. But Gov. Jared Polis dismisses them.

The Colorado Oil and Gas Association’s annual Energy Summit this week in Denver shows the debate about Senate Bill 181’s tougher regulations is not over

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John Hickenlooper hasn’t announced a U.S. Senate bid yet, but he’s already reshaping the 2020 race

The possibility of a campaign by Colorado’s former governor has kept other big-name Democrats from getting into the race and prompted those already running to play defense