Colorado governor says spread of coronavirus is slowing, but says second person in their 40s has diedBy Jesse Paul Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published
Democrats in the Colorado legislature jostle over whether they must return to the Capitol to continue their coronavirus pauseBy Jesse Paul Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Jim Smallwood, a Parker Republican, says he is isolated at his second home in California until March 30.
Governor orders Colorado schools closed, limits gatherings to 10 people and directs ski areas to stay shuttered
The order barring gatherings last for 30 days and applies to faith-based events, sporting events with spectators, concerts, conventions, fundraisers, parades, fairs, festivals "or any similar event that brings 10 or more people together."
Colorado activated the National Guard to help with coronavirus. The lowest rank makes just $1.67 an hour.
The Colorado legislature approved a bill to increase pay, but Gov. Jared Polis has not yet signed the measure and it won’t take effect immediately
All pending legislation will remain in place until lawmakers return to finish the 120-day lawmaking term
The legislature is scrambling to pass a bill that would preserve the Democratic and Republican primary process without forcing scores of people to gather in the coming weeks for county assemblies