Stalled legislation born out of the fatal Colorado Springs police shooting of 19-year-old De’von Bailey last year may now get a second look in the wake of the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and protests in Denver.
“It feels like my back is up against a wall”: Why a handful of Colorado lawmakers are afraid to come to the CapitolBy Moe Clark Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Colorado has had 201 police-related deaths since 2014. Lawmakers want a better way to investigate them.By Moe Clark Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Colorado’s 2019 legislative session was a doozy, from Democrats’ growing pains to a blabbermouth GOP strategyBy Jesse Paul Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Republicans, anti-gun control group sue to toss Colorado’s red flag gun law citing broken legislative procedureBy Jesse Paul Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
ICEholes beware: Colorado is considering parking fines for blocking electric-vehicle charging stationsBy Tamara Chuang Transportation Primary category in which blog post is published
Colorado employers, colleges could soon be prevented from asking about criminal histories on their applications
So-called “ban-the-box” bills have failed in the legislature in the past. If the General Assembly passes the employment measure this year, Colorado would become the 12th state to have such a policy for private businesses
The issue of abortion is a defining difference between candidates for governor and down the ballot in the 2018 election
The situation involving Rep. Jovan Melton is only adding to the tension about how the Democratic Party is addressing issues related to sexual harassment and violence
House Democratic leaders urged state Rep. Jovan Melton to resign last week after learning of past domestic violence charges against him. Melton told them no.
Jovan Melton said in a statement: “I look forward to putting my head down and working on these issues with my colleagues in the legislature in January.”