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Lawmakers reconsider Gold Dome’s sexual harassment policy after session fraught with allegations

On a hot Monday morning this week, Colorado lawmakers returned to a mostly empty committee room at the state Capitol to try to bring closure […]...

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July 12, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In, The Mix

Lawmakers selected to tackle workplace harassment policy in wake of session marked by sexual harassment scandals

A lawmaker whose sexual harassment complaint led to the historic expulsion of a fellow Democrat from the House of Representatives will serve on a summer […]...

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May 31, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In, The Mix

Voters in November will decide whether Colorado should drastically change the way it draws political lines

Colorado’s Democratic governor has thrown his weight behind two statewide ballot measures that, if passed by voters in November, would change how political lines are […]...

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May 17, 2018 All stories, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

In waning hours of session, state lawmakers reauthorize the embattled Colorado Civil Rights Commission

After what was shaping up to be a partisan stalemate, lawmakers came to an agreement to reauthorize the embattled Colorado Civil Rights Commission in the […]...

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May 10, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In, The Mix

Colorado lawmakers reach deal on transportation funding

This story was updated on Tuesday to indicate the Senate and the House formally agreed on a transportation spending plan.  The House and Senate reached […]...

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May 7, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In, The Mix

Colorado Civil Rights Commission bill clears Senate with bipartisan support, but House Democrats say no deal

A bipartisan compromise on the future of the embattled Colorado Civil Rights Commission – one of the most politically fraught bills of this legislative session […]...

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April 30, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In, The Mix

Report finds sexual harassment common — and commonly unreported — in Colorado state capitol

An overwhelming majority of workers at the state Capital who have reported harassment are not satisfied with the outcome, according to an independent review of […]...

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April 5, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In, The Mix

Colorado House of Representatives expels Rep. Steve Lebsock in historic vote following sexual harassment allegations

The Colorado House of Representatives voted on Friday to remove embattled Rep. Steve Lebsock from office over allegations of sexual harassment, a historic move that […]...

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March 2, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In, The Mix

Senate transportation proposal scores win, but rough road remains ahead

Senate Republicans have work to do if they hope to move their latest proposal to fund big-ticket projects like the widening of Interstate 25 through the […]...

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January 24, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In, The Mix

Lawmakers race to secure federal broadband money

This story was updated Wednesday afternoon to reflect a vote by the House.  The Colorado House Wednesday passed a bill aimed at securing as much […]...

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January 23, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In, The Mix

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7/20 Women-only dance party!

Attention womenfolk: Come let off some steam and dance with The Colorado Independent! Wear red and join us for a night of drinks, music, dancing and […]

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Here are potential questions that could be on your November ballot in Colorado

We already know the six big questions that will be on your ballot to answer in the fall, from lowering the required age for state lawmakers to […]

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