One of the most debated points of the Colorado legislation is its economic impact, but both sides acknowledge they don’t know all the answers
Chaos and conflict brewing at the Colorado Capitol as Democrats push a big agenda and the GOP resistsBy John Frank Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Comments by Colorado House Speaker KC Becker confirm that oil and gas companies, pleased after voters killed setback rule, will be in crosshairs of Democratic majority
There will be poetry, musical performances by Cyndi Lauper and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, and road closures around the Colorado Capitol
KC Becker outlines aggressive agenda in her opening remarks. Here’s the new Colorado House speaker’s speech, annotated.
Context for the speech with annotations from The Colorado Sun highlighting what’s important and explaining what it all means
Colorado lawmakers will focus on everything from oil and gas and health care to education and immigration when the 2019 term begins Friday
What to know about visiting the Colorado Capitol, contacting your lawmaker and getting involved
Environmentalists are demanding aggressive action on climate change. How far will Colorado Democrats go?
The political right in Colorado says the defeat of 2,500-foot setback measure signals the state is OK with the status quo for oil and gas
Nearly 1 in 4 lawmakers in the 2018 Colorado legislature landed seats via vacancy committee. And more appointments are coming.
Vacancy committees have already picked replacements for two departing state senators in 2019. At least three more appointments to the Colorado General Assembly are coming -- and perhaps even more.
The new Democratic majority in Colorado needs money for their ambitious agenda. Here’s where they could find it.
Colorado voters rejected tax increases but voted into office a slate of Democratic candidates promising big, and expensive, policies
From the first transgender state representative to the first openly gay governor in the nation, there was a lot of ground broken on Nov. 6