2019 legislative session
5,800 Colorado kids in second grade or younger were suspended last year. State lawmakers want to reduce that.
A coalition has worked for 3 years to modify a Colorado law they say disproportionately affects minority and disabled students. It took a deal with rural educators to move forward.
The Denver teacher strike is over. Now lawmakers are trying to solve Colorado’s chronic education funding problem.By Christopher Osher Education Primary category in which blog post is published
Colorado lawmakers are sparring over a plan to bypass the Electoral College. Here’s what’s at stake.By Jesse Paul Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
The governor-elect takes office at a significant moment in Colorado for the cannabis industry.
KC Becker outlines aggressive agenda in her opening remarks. Here’s the new Colorado House speaker’s speech, annotated.
Context for the speech with annotations from The Colorado Sun highlighting what’s important and explaining what it all means
Leroy Garcia’s opening remarks are notable for what he didn’t mention. Here’s the Colorado Senate president’s speech, annotated.
Context for Leroy Garcia's opening day speech at the Colorado legislature, with annotations from The Colorado Sun highlighting what’s important and explaining what it all means
Colorado lawmakers will focus on everything from oil and gas and health care to education and immigration when the 2019 term begins Friday