The state-facilitated plan aims to better prepare adults for retirement plus offset future costs to care for an aging population. But extra steps have some employers decrying yet another mandate on business.
The political stakes for Proposition CC are huge. It’s a test case for a major fiscal overhaul in Colorado.By John Frank Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Adams County DA had “romantic relationship” with victim advocate who died last month, court record saysBy Jesse Paul Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published
For Colorado government workers, recent pay hikes are negated by rising pension contributions, and vacant positions are becoming harder to fill
To pay for housing and roads, Colorado lawmakers turned to an unusual source: the public’s “lost and found”
Colorado State Treasurer Dave Young, a former legislative budget writer, warns about using reserve accounts and putting budget “at risk”
9-member Democratic vacancy committee in Weld County picks replacement for former Rep. Rochelle Galindo
Mary Young has not held elected office before, but her husband is Colorado Treasurer Dave Young -- a former state lawmaker who previously held the seat his wife was appointed to Sunday
Authorities raid 247 Colorado homes, seize more than 80,000 marijuana plants in years-long operation targeting black market pot
State and federal officials said the nearly three-year investigation showed that illegal marijuana trafficking mushroomed after voters approved recreational use in 2012
Colorado lawmakers aim to close loophole that led appeals court to overturn foster parent’s child sex assault conviction
Senon Louis Ramirez’s child sex assault conviction was overturned in September, stoking calls for immediate changes to Colorado’s laws. But the issue has been swirling for years.
Outside Republican political groups poured more cash into key Colorado contests but still couldn't land wins in big Democratic year
Democrat Jared Polis won the governor's race over Republican Walker Stapleton by about 10 points
District attorney calls for updated laws after Colorado appeals court overturns man’s conviction of sexually assaulting foster child
Senon Louis Ramirez was convicted of child sex assault. Then the Colorado Court of Appeals ruled that his behavior, while “reprehensible,” didn’t meet the legal definition of the crime.
A week out from election day, more than $200 million has been spent on Colorado campaigns