Position: As originally reported by Colorado Politics

Transgender Coloradans ask Legislature to amend birth certificates more easily

A bill that would make it easier for transgender Coloradans to amend the gender on a birth certificate cleared a Democrat-led House committee Thursday. House Bill 1046 heads next to the House...

DATE: Feb. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Interior Department streamlines review process for oil, gas leases

Anglers and environmentalists say President Donald Trump’s plan to reshape the federal lease approval process for oil and gas is a means to muzzle their concerns. The plan will “hand over public...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

New American Economy buying TV ads in Colorado urging a DACA rescue from Congress

Dreamers aren’t just about compassion or amnesty, but dollars and cents as well, according to a New American Economy campaign headed to Colorado TVs. The national coalition has been urging...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Senate bill to support more farm and ranch interns in Colorado gets bipartisan push

A Colorado Senate committee gave a 9-2 push to a bill that, if it keeps its momentum, could allow farm and ranch operations in Colorado to hire more interns, or at least do it more cheaply. Senate...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Trump’s first State of the Union touches on Colorado concerns

President Trump used his State of the Union address Tuesday night to seek unity after a divisive first year, while Colorado’s undocumented immigrants and highway builders listened closely. He upped...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Trump’s State of the Union could have a message on roads for Colorado

When President Trump delivers his first State of the Union Tuesday night, many in Colorado hope there’s something to be said about Colorado roads, at least indirectly about how to pay for them. The...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Senators try to work out bipartisan immigration deal

In a jungle of snowboards, boots, fur hats and backpacks Friday, Colorado Sens. Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner shook hands with vendors and military guests at the Outdoor Retailer show in Denver....

DATE: Jan. 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Legislature begins the fight, again, over how to pay for transportation

The Colorado Senate Transportation Committee Tuesday afternoon served up the official opening volley of another contentious fight over how to pay for transportation to keep up with Colorado’s...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News