Capitol Coverage: No Special Session for Oil and Gas

Governor John Hickenlooper has formally pulled the plug on the possibility of a special legislation session to consider stricter rules for the oil and gas industry. Hickenlooper says there weren’t enough stakeholders on board for a bi-partisan solution. Bente Birkeland […]

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Capitol Coverage: Colorado Primary Elections

Colorado’s primary election is tomorrow, and in many ways it marks the beginning of the political season that will culminate in November. Bente Birkeland analyses two GOP primary races that are being closely watched. 

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Capitol Coverage: Oil and Gas Ballot Initiatives

Organizers of ballot initiatives to adopt stricter rules for oil and gas drilling are starting to gather signatures in hopes of getting the proposals on the November election ballot. The deadline is August 4th. Bente Birkeland brings us the report. August […]

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Capitol Coverage: Colorado Oil and Gas Ballot Initiatives

Ballot initiatives to pass stricter rules for oil and gas development in Colorado are gaining steam. On Monday the State Supreme Court approved language for two more proposals, and the next phase would  be gathering signatures. Bente Birkeland report from […]

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