Governor John Hickenlooper will be sworn into office for a second term Tuesday. His inauguration caps off a heated gubernatorial campaign that ultimately gave Hickenlooper a comfortable margin of victory. Bente Birkeland has more.
As part of our weekly capitol conversation series, statehouse reporter Bente Birkeland discusses the beginning of the legislative session with political reporters, and some of the bills that were introduced during opening week.
A tribute to Kent Haruf who wrote his award-winning novels on an old typewriter in a writing shed in his family’s back yard. Kent Haruf died a few days ago. This 2013 interview is about his last book, Benediction, the […]
Much of the media is describing Republican Gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez as a moderate and mainstream Republican (a term he has not used to describe himself) but Susan Greene with the Colorado Independent writes that Beauprez’s voting record in Congress […]
State lawmakers on a wildfire review committee say they don’t want to get complacent now that Colorado has faced a mild wildfire season. Bente Birkeland has more from the state capitol.
Boulder County clerk and recorder Hillary Hall resumed issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples on Thursday, following Wednesday’s ruling by the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals’ which said that Utah’s ban on gay marriage violates the Constitution’s guarantees of equal […]