Position: As originally reported by Colorado Politics

Analysis: Legislation to shape Colorado politics for decades barely got noticed

The day after the legislative session ended May 9, most of the Capitol’s top brass met with reporters to size up what had happened the previous four months. They had big-ticket compromises to brag...

DATE: May 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Jeff Sessions will speak at the Western Conservative Summit

The Western Conservative Summit will hear from a member of President Trump’s immediate orbit for a second year in a row. The Centennial Institute, which puts on the annual gathering in Denver, said...

DATE: May 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado legislative leaders size up accomplishments, stress

The morning after the four-month Colorado legislative session adjourned Wednesday, Democratic and Republican leaders lauded their achievements, noting the stress brought on by controversy and...

DATE: May 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Fix Our Damn Roads could ask Colorado voters to force lawmakers to use existing taxes

Fix Our Damn Roads, a ballot initiative to force Colorado lawmakers to spend existing taxes on transportation instead of a new one, will soon receive signatures from like-minded voters. The effort...

DATE: May 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado redistricting resolutions head to Gov. John Hickenlooper and the ballot

Two resolutions that could help create commissions to draw political boundaries for the Colorado legislature and the state’s members of Congress are headed to the governor’s desk. Monday morning...

DATE: May 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado sues Trump administration over census citizenship question

Colorado is suing the Trump administration to keep census takers in 2020 from asking about citizenship. Gov. John Hickenlooper said Tuesday afternoon that Colorado will join the lawsuit by a...

DATE: May 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Third Democratic candidate makes ballot in contest for Rep. Scott Tipton’s seat

Two congressional candidates made the June ballot Monday when the Secretary of State’s Office verified the signatures on their petitions. Former Eagle County Commissioner Arn Menconi will be in the...

DATE: April 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Democrat joins race to unseat Rep. Scott Tipton

Former Eagle County commissioner and social justice advocate Arn Menconi said Monday he’s getting in the race to unseat incumbent Republican Rep. Scott Tipton of Cortez in the 3rd Congressional...

DATE: Feb. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World