Denver DA won’t prosecute 33 climate protesters arrested before Gov. Polis’ State of the State speech
Denver District Attorney Beth McCann's office says the Democrat met with the Colorado State Patrol and with the Denver Police Department in making her decision. The protesters were calling for action to fight climate change.
Opinion: Colorado can’t withstand more growth without modernizing our aging bridges and water infrastructureBy Peyton Gibson Opinion
Hickenlooper faces renewed pressure and questions about his administration’s spending in final monthsBy John Frank Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
One potential spoiler: Gov. Jared Polis, who has shown a libertarian streak on health issues
WATCH: Gov. Jared Polis and Colorado lawmakers pitch their big ideas for the 2020 legislative session
The event, co-hosted with CBS4 and the University of Denver’s Estlow Center for Journalism & New Media and the Center on American Politics, begins at 6:30 p.m. Return to this page to watch a livestream.
As the 2020 election year begins, political mail has already begun filling mailboxes and giving insight into Colorado’s political climateOpinion
With Jared Polis’ blessing, Colorado lawmakers will try again to let state employees collectively bargain
Democrats have been trying for years to pass a bill to allow state employees to negotiate higher wages but have faced blowback from Republicans
The Democratic governor’s speech was interrupted at the start by protesters, and other demonstrations at the Capitol led to arrests
The additional cost associated with full-day kindergarten is $204 million, of which the state is responsible for $198.3 million, according to legislative analysts
Gov. Polis said he wanted to close a private prison. GEO Group beat him to it, leaving Colorado scrambling.
The Cheyenne Mountain Reentry Center will shutter on March 7, leaving 642 inmates and 180 employees in limbo. Colorado says it will likely mean jail backlogs, parole releases and prison crowding.