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Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Split among Democrats on two major issues comes as Colorado’s legislative session heads into final sprint

The paid parental and family leave bill, as well as a measure to abolish Colorado’s death penalty, have been delayed by internal party concerns

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado’s prisons offer free tampons to female inmates. The state’s jails might soon be required to as well.

House Bill 1224 arose out of an effort two years ago in the Colorado legislature. “There are jails that do not understand this,” said Denver Sheriff Department Chief Elias Diggins.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis signs national popular vote bill into law

Senate Bill 42 faced fierce pushback from Republicans at the Colorado Capitol