Afternoon Headlines May 15, 2017

Gov. John Hickenlooper is delaying today’s decision on whether to call lawmakers back to the state Capitol for a special session. Hickenlooper told reporters last week he had advised lawmakers not to make vacation plans in May. Despite calling the […]

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Afternoon Headlines May 12, 2017

Gov. John Hickenlooper is considering calling lawmakers back into a special session to deal with unfinished business around transportation funding and energy policy. The Governor said Thursday he had advised lawmakers not to make vacation plans in May. A bipartisan […]

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Afternoon Headlines May 9, 2017

Videos released today by the Hans Meyer Law Office show Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers arresting people on immigration charges at the Lindsey-Flanigan Courthouse in Denver. Last month, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock sent a formal letter to Immigration and Custom […]

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Afternoon Headlines May 8, 2017

A last-minute bill meant to ease public fears after last month’s fatal Firestone home explosion passed a House committee hearing Friday over Republican opposition. Democrats are rushing in the last days of the legislative session, which ends Wednesday, to pass […]

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Afternoon Headlines May 5, 2017

The Colorado Senate this morning gave preliminary approval to a hard-fought compromise measure that would spare rural hospitals from the budget chopping block. The bill, which centers around reclassifying the state’s hospital provider fee into a government-owned enterprise, seeks to […]

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Afternoon Headlines May 4, 2017

The Republican health care bill, known as the American Health Care Act, passed the House 217-213 Thursday afternoon. U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman, who represents the state’s 6th congressional district, was Colorado’s only Republican “no” vote. In a statement explaining his […]

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Afternoon Headlines May 3, 2017

The fatal home explosion in Firestone two weeks ago has plunged government leaders, industry members and Colorado residents into a statewide conversation about the health and safety of oil and gas development. In back-to-back press conferences yesterday, the Frederick-Firestone fire […]

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Afternoon Headlines May 2, 2017

Longmont’s city council will discuss designating the city a “sanctuary” for undocumented immigrants at tonight’s meeting. Last week, a federal judge blocked President Trump’s executive order to withhold funding for cities that refuse to deploy local law enforcement to carry […]

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