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The Daily Sentinel
Colorado Senate delays measure on pharmacy choice DENVER — The Colorado Senate delayed voting on a bill Thursday that would all
Colorado Senate delays measure on pharmacy choice
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
DENVER — The Colorado Senate delayed voting on a bill Thursday that would allow Coloradans a choice in what pharmacies they want to use. The delay came primarily from Sen. Owen Hill, R-Colorado... Read more
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Denver Post
Senate Republicans kill bill to retain "Mile High" in stadium's nameA Colorado Senate committee didn't feel good about a piece of feel-good legisla
Senate Republicans kill bill to retain "Mile High" in stadium's name
Denver Post / Posted 11 hours ago
A Colorado Senate committee didn't feel good about a piece of feel-good legislation offered by House Democrats, killing a bill Thursday that would made the "Mile High" stadium name a matter of law, not choice. The bill failed on a 3-2 party-line... Read more
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Denver Post
Proposed construction defects bill on life support at legislaturethe Denver Chamber of Commerce "scuttled" a construction defects reform bill th
Proposed construction defects bill on life support at legislature
Denver Post / Posted 14 hours ago
the Denver Chamber of Commerce "scuttled" a construction defects reform bill that was being readied for introduction. But Colorado Senate majority leader Mark Scheffel, the Republican lawmaker who has been working on the compromise measure, had... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Senate tightens juvenile life-sentence billbill DENVER — A greatly altered bill dealing with life-without parole sentence
Senate tightens juvenile life-sentence bill
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
bill DENVER — A greatly altered bill dealing with life-without parole sentences for violent juvenile offenders cleared the Colorado Senate on Tuesday. The measure, which initially was seen by district attorneys as something that could lead to the... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Here’s what’s happening in Coloradowho is collecting data and why. The bill goes back to the House for final appr
Here’s what’s happening in Colorado
Summit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
who is collecting data and why. The bill goes back to the House for final approval before reaching the governor’s desk. Colorado Senate passes juvenile life sentencing bill DENVER — Colorado’s Senate has passed a bill that would bring the state... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Regional Center bill to be heard this weekGrand Valley residents can then go to Colorado Mesa University at 1100 North Av
Regional Center bill to be heard this week
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Grand Valley residents can then go to Colorado Mesa University at 1100 North Ave. to testify. The bill, which cleared the Colorado Senate last week on a unanimous vote, calls for allowing the residents and their guardians first to choose where... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Jon Keyser is officially on the Republican primary ballot for U.S. SenateKeyser has won his first battle against a member of his own party as he hopes t
Jon Keyser is officially on the Republican primary ballot for U.S. Senate
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
Keyser has won his first battle against a member of his own party as he hopes to become the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Colorado. On Friday morning, a Denver district court judge ruled that Keyser can be on the primary ballot, days... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Wage complaint transparency bill passes Colorado Houseit difficult to assess the health of the labor market and how to address proble
Wage complaint transparency bill passes Colorado House
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 7 days ago
it difficult to assess the health of the labor market and how to address problems. HB16-1347, if it wins approval in the Colorado Senate, would make information obtained by the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment in its wage... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Work on Clean Power Plan to continuehave not stopped actively planning for the future, and neither should Colorado
Work on Clean Power Plan to continue
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
have not stopped actively planning for the future, and neither should Colorado state agencies.” Republicans in the Colorado Senate, who have a one-vote majority and approved the bill last month on an 18-17 vote, have made the stay and the... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Gardner faces Klingenschmitt in Senate District 12and other notably conservative moves while serving as a lawmaker, Gardner is be
Gardner faces Klingenschmitt in Senate District 12
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 9 days ago
and other notably conservative moves while serving as a lawmaker, Gardner is being painted as "liberal" by his opponent for Colorado Senate District 12, the seat now held by the term-limited Senate President Bill Cadman, R-Colorado... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Ninth-grade testing won't be optionalwould have given school districts the option of having an assessment test for n
Ninth-grade testing won't be optional
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
would have given school districts the option of having an assessment test for ninth-grade students died on the floor of the Colorado Senate on Monday. Supporters of the measure, SB5, said since the federal government no longer requires such tests,... Read more
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The Hill
Energy issues factor in battle for Senateover drilling and climate change. “There’s little doubt that environmental and
Energy issues factor in battle for Senate
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
over drilling and climate change. “There’s little doubt that environmental and energy issues will be prominent in the Colorado Senate race this year. We’ve heard from public opinion research that one of the top reasons people are moving to our... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
'Notarios' deception target of measuredisclaimer in any advertisement that he or she is not an immigration consultant
'Notarios' deception target of measure
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
disclaimer in any advertisement that he or she is not an immigration consultant.” The bill won preliminary approval in the Colorado Senate on Friday, but not without a major change. An amendment, offered by Sen. Tim Neville, R-Littleton, stripped... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Regional Center plan
gets initial approvalare taken care of will drive what happens next to the aging facility under a bi
Regional Center plan
gets initial approval
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
are taken care of will drive what happens next to the aging facility under a bill that won preliminary approval in the Colorado Senate on Friday. Numerous senators made it clear that under SB178, the first thing that will be considered in... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Bill study could even out health insurance costs across Coloradoregion to determine health insurance costs has passed the Colorado House of Rep
Bill study could even out health insurance costs across Colorado
Craig Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
region to determine health insurance costs has passed the Colorado House of Representatives and will now head to the Colorado Senate for a vote. Currently, Colorado is divided into nine regions, each with its own health insurance rates... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Drillers may have to reveal planssome form of medical marijuana, which primarily is limited to patches, oils or
Drillers may have to reveal plans
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
some form of medical marijuana, which primarily is limited to patches, oils or edibles. The bill, which now heads to the Colorado Senate, bars any use of smokeable marijuana on school grounds. The bill passed on a 56-9 vote, with Rep. Yeulin... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Guest opinion: Data-collection overload strangles rural schoolscollection of information about students and teachers. (No doubt, I voted for s
Guest opinion: Data-collection overload strangles rural schools
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 14 days ago
collection of information about students and teachers. (No doubt, I voted for some of these mandates during my years in the Colorado Senate.) While this reporting bureaucracy is burdensome for all schools, it’s becoming especially overwhelming for... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Colorado Senate unanimously approves bill to extend statute of limitations for sexual assault casesThe Colorado Senate has overwhelmingly approved a bill that would double the am
Colorado Senate unanimously approves bill to extend statute of limitations for sexual assault cases
Greeley Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
The Colorado Senate has overwhelmingly approved a bill that would double the amount of time sexual assault victims have to seek justice. House Bill 1260, which would expand the statute of limitations in rape cases to 20 years from 10 years, passed... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Health cost study stirs little interestSlope and don’t want to see their rates go up, those senators said in opposing
Health cost study stirs little interest
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Slope and don’t want to see their rates go up, those senators said in opposing a bill that won preliminary approval in the Colorado Senate on Tuesday. The measure, HB1336, would require the state’s insurance commissioner to study why rates are so... Read more
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Vail Daily
Local veterinarian falls short in bid for Congressto the partisan special interests and finally bring some Colorado common sense
Local veterinarian falls short in bid for Congress
Vail Daily / Posted 16 days ago
to the partisan special interests and finally bring some Colorado common sense to Washington.” Schwartz used to hold the Colorado Senate seat now occupied by Vail native Kerry Donovan. Term limits forced her to leave that post. In 2000, Schwartz... Read more
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Breitbart
Revealed: Colorado Lawmakers Who Voted to Scrap Election Are Ted Cruz DelegatesIn May of 2015, four Colorado Senate Republicans killed an initiative “to creat
Revealed: Colorado Lawmakers Who Voted to Scrap Election Are Ted Cruz Delegates
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
In May of 2015, four Colorado Senate Republicans killed an initiative “to create a presidential primary in 2016,” reported the Denver Post. “Under the bill, Colorado would have held a presidential primary in March that ran parallel with the state’s... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Grantham: Constitutionally Balanced Budget & Gun Billsand foremost thank my JBC colleagues for a job well done, the JBC staff for all
Grantham: Constitutionally Balanced Budget & Gun Bills
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
and foremost thank my JBC colleagues for a job well done, the JBC staff for all of their hard work and help, and the entire Colorado Senate and House members for their contribution and discussion surrounding the Long Bill. This budget isn't... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Ordinance to limit marijuana plants adoptedthe burden of allowing a few individuals to grow marijuana," she said. Commiss
Ordinance to limit marijuana plants adopted
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
the burden of allowing a few individuals to grow marijuana," she said. Commission Chairman Ed Norden said the proposed Colorado Senate Bill 16-080, Marijuana Grows Enclosed Space Requirements, specifically targets her concerns. "There have... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Legislature: Rural districts-teachers match-making program back on tableits funding during the debate over the 2016-17 state budget Thursday. The pric
Legislature: Rural districts-teachers match-making program back on table
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 25 days ago
its funding during the debate over the 2016-17 state budget Thursday. The price tag in the bill awaiting action from the Colorado Senate Appropriations Committee is back to its original $1 million. That money would cover the costs of setting up... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Roosevelt Dinner gives Weld Democrats a chance to connect, have funCongress) than in D.C.,” she said. “When people feel like they’re not being rep
Roosevelt Dinner gives Weld Democrats a chance to connect, have fun
Greeley Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Congress) than in D.C.,” she said. “When people feel like they’re not being represented, they’re probably not, and I want to change that.” In 2013, Carroll became the second woman in Colorado history to be selected President of the Colorado Se... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
April 3, 2016more experimentation Delay as the new weapon of climate change deniers is every
April 3, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
more experimentation Delay as the new weapon of climate change deniers is everywhere: the Congress, the Supreme Court, the Colorado Senate and especially at Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, the company owned by most of the rural... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Stop wasting time with bills like SB160Constitution. It’s no less laughable when state legislatures do essentially the
Stop wasting time with bills like SB160
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
Constitution. It’s no less laughable when state legislatures do essentially the same thing. But here we are, listening to Colorado Senate Republicans defend SB160, which would establish a jurisdictional right for state law enforcement to take... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Senate gives initial OK to rain barrelsable to use rain barrels — legally — to collect water from their rooftops under
Senate gives initial OK to rain barrels
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
able to use rain barrels — legally — to collect water from their rooftops under a bill that won preliminary approval in the Colorado Senate on Thursday. The proposed new law, HB1005, still comes with some limits. Under it, Colorado residents can... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, March 31, 2016renewable generation Delay as the new weapon of climate change deniers is ever
Email letters, March 31, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
renewable generation Delay as the new weapon of climate change deniers is everywhere: the Congress, the Supreme Court, the Colorado Senate and especially at Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, the company owned by most of the rural... Read more

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