Politics and Government
A new state lawmaker’s first session is over. And she got an earful about it at a town hall meeting.
State Rep. Lisa Cutter, who was inspired to run for office after President Donald Trump’s election, hopes listening helps change the current political dialogue
Trump administration says its decision to lift moratorium on coal sales from public lands won’t increase emissionsBy The Associated Press Energy Primary category in which blog post is published
Xcel wants to hike your electricity bill to cover the cost of new customers, prevent wildfires and boost returnsBy Jesse Paul Energy Primary category in which blog post is published
Colorado joins 19 other states in suing to stop Trump administration rule allowing health care workers to refuse abortions
The attorney general's office says the rule conflicts with Colorado laws, including ones that protect a women's access to birth control
Colorado’s consumer protection laws are getting much tougher — and that could help with the state’s opioid lawsuit
The state’s consumer protection laws were ranked among the weakest in the U.S. by a consumer advocacy group. The legislature responded, passing an overhaul 30 years in the making that Attorney General Phil Weiser said is “a big deal"
It’s not just China: The United States’ global trade war has Colorado companies seeking — and finding — workarounds
Colorado businesses are changing order times, strategizing inventory and using bonded transport to deal with the trade war impacts. They're also seeking out exclusions and tax-free Foreign Trade Zones.
Bennet, who is running for president in 20202, said he tried to design the plan so any subsequent Republican administrations could not easily overturn his actions
Will Colorado follow other states in enacting a gun-storage law after the STEM School shooting? Those conversations are happening
Democratic state legislators in Colorado are looking at ways to prevent guns from getting into the hands of those who shouldn’t have them, especially children
Psilocybin joins ketamine, MDMA on list of maligned substances studied for medicinal use
The state is a refuge for women seeking abortions, but Democrats see room to improve with the repeal of a constitutional amendment
Denver authorities might be instructed to look the other way on magic mushrooms, but they remain illegal
The mushroom remains a federal Schedule 1 controlled substance, prohibited under state and federal law
The cure for recall fever? It's you.Opinion