Other lawmakers were sympathetic, but they called the plan unworkable. The Legislature is barred from directing spending decisions at Great Outdoors Colorado, one of the Lottery’s beneficiaries
But not all Republicans are keen on the idea of using state dollars to fund the use of IUDs, which some conservatives equate to having an abortion.
DENVER | Three Colorado Springs residents convicted of numerous tax fraud counts stemming from a scheme in which they tried to defraud the government out of more than $100 billion have been arrested. George Brokaw, John Pawelski and Mimi Vigil failed to show up for sentencing Wednesday, prompting a judge to issue warrants. They were arrested […]
“Predators use sports organizations to access vulnerable children,” said Karen Moldovan of the Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault.
DENVER | A recreational bike trail from Wyoming to New Mexico is a goal set by Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper. A proposal before the Colorado Senate Thursday could play a part in that goal. The Senate Finance Committee starts work on a bill to encourage both the Division of Parks and Wildlife and local governments to […]
Gov. Susana Martinez planned to give the opening address Wednesday but her office said she was not feeling well and had to cancel her appearance.
The report found that the Democratic Governors Association contributed $6.5 million while Making Colorado Great, a pro-Hickenlooper committee, donated another $2.4 million. Hickenlooper defeated Republican Bob Beauprez in November’s election.
But bill sponsor, Democratic Rep. Steve Lebsock, says it’s about sending a message that animal fighting will not be tolerated.