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GOP blasted Democrats for the 2019 legislative session. But they supported nearly every bill, analysis shows.

This year, Republicans accused the Democratic majority at the state Capitol of political overreach, stalled contentious legislation for hours and called for recall elections. But the rancor belies the fact that at least one Republican lawmaker supported all but 19 of the 460 bills approved, meaning 96% won bipartisan support. The broad agreement is not […]

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8 pivotal moments that defined the 2019 legislative session in Colorado

The 2019 legislative session is one of the most consequential in recent memory — both in terms of the policy shifts under Democratic control and the drama at the state Capitol. From the first month, major legislation created huge fights between liberal and conservative lawmakers and even tension among Democrats as the party claimed its […]