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Governor raised $151K for campaign in last 2 weeks 

DENVER | Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper raised $151,636 for his re-election campaign during the last two weeks, and he has nearly $1 million cash on hand. His campaign announced the figures Monday. The reporting period for which Hickenlooper raised the money …

Colorado school funding signed into law

Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper signed the bills Wednesday.

EDITORIAL: No special session on fracking unless oil and gas industry signals place to start lawmaking

EDITORIAL: No special session on fracking unless oil and gas industry signals place to start lawmaking

Now, even more towns and cities across the state will ask voters to ban or limit gas and oil drilling, creating the nightmare for the state’s oil and gas industry it had hoped to avoid

Pending law targeting urban renewal taxes could stall future projects, Aurora says

Pending law targeting urban renewal taxes could stall future projects, Aurora says

“Nobody knows how it’s going to work,” Mayor Steve Hogan said. “It will take more time and meetings to settle things between the city that wants urban renewal and the county.”

EDITORIAL: Mental health pitch only a starting point for a safety

EDITORIAL: Mental health pitch only a starting point for a safety

A host of Colorado lawmakers irresponsibly gutted mental health programs during the 1990s in an effort to reduce the size of Colorado’s government.