Featured Stories
Gold Dome: Democrats Split on Major Issues Gold Dome: Hickenlooper Participates in CNN Town Hall Gold Dome: Republicans See Early Win in Case Over Bill Reading Gold Dome: Oil and Gas Bill Keeps on Moving Gold Dome: King Soopers Prepares for a Strike
 

Gold Dome: Democrats Split on Major Issues

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com State Democrats are split on two major issues as the legislature heads into its final full month. The death penalty repeal and the family medical leave bill are getting more work before […]

Gold Dome: Hickenlooper Participates in CNN Town Hall

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com By the time you read this, March Madness brackets will be locked, so, well, I hope you submitted yours if you’re into that sort of thing. I got mine in just under […]

Gold Dome: Republicans See Early Win in Case Over Bill Reading

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com A judge granted a preliminary injunction in a lawsuit filed by Republican senators over Democrats’ decision to use a computer to read a massive bill on the floor last week. As more […]

Gold Dome: Oil and Gas Bill Keeps on Moving

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Colorado’s major oil and gas bill got approval in a House committee yesterday. The bill moves on to the House Finance Committee. The Colorado legislature will discuss changes to how it handles workplace harassment […]

Gold Dome: King Soopers Prepares for a Strike

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com The union representing 12,000 workers with King Soopers and City Market grocery stores in Colorado has voted to authorize a strike in their contract dispute. The workers haven’t yet gone on strike, […]

Gold Dome: Democrats Split on Major Issues

22 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com State Democrats are split on two major issues as the legislature heads into its final full month. The death penalty repeal and the family medical leave bill are getting more work before […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Democrats Split on Major Issues

Gold Dome: Hickenlooper Participates in CNN Town Hall

21 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com By the time you read this, March Madness brackets will be locked, so, well, I hope you submitted yours if you’re into that sort of thing. I got mine in just under […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Hickenlooper Participates in CNN Town Hall

Gold Dome: Republicans See Early Win in Case Over Bill Reading

20 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com A judge granted a preliminary injunction in a lawsuit filed by Republican senators over Democrats’ decision to use a computer to read a massive bill on the floor last week. As more […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Republicans See Early Win in Case Over Bill Reading

Gold Dome: Oil and Gas Bill Keeps on Moving

19 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Colorado’s major oil and gas bill got approval in a House committee yesterday. The bill moves on to the House Finance Committee. The Colorado legislature will discuss changes to how it handles workplace harassment […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Oil and Gas Bill Keeps on Moving

Gold Dome: King Soopers Prepares for a Strike

18 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com The union representing 12,000 workers with King Soopers and City Market grocery stores in Colorado has voted to authorize a strike in their contract dispute. The workers haven’t yet gone on strike, […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: King Soopers Prepares for a Strike

Gold Dome: Senate Votes to Overturn Emergency Declaration

15 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com The U.S. Senate passed a resolution to overturn President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border. The president is now set up to make his first veto. And on that […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Senate Votes to Overturn Emergency Declaration

Gold Dome: Beto O’Rourke Announces Presidential Bid

14 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Beto O’Rourke announced he’s entering the 2020 presidential race. In a recent profile, he said he was “born to do this.” While many people around the Denver metro area were hunkering down […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Beto O’Rourke Announces Presidential Bid

Gold Dome: The Bomb (Cyclone) is Dropping

13 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Get ready for the bomb cyclone — government offices, courts and a lot of school districts are closed. But it’s the 21st century, and we all just work remotely when , so here’s the news of the rest […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: The Bomb (Cyclone) is Dropping

Gold Dome: Republicans Try to Slow Down Death Penalty Repeal

12 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Colorado’s legislature has typically been used as a model for a collegial, collaborative legislature. But that wasn’t really the case yesterday when Republicans, who were unhappy with how quickly the Democrat-led death […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Republicans Try to Slow Down Death Penalty Repeal

Gold Dome: Tax Overhauls at the Legislature

11 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com A package of bills that would overhaul Colorado taxes is almost ready to be introduced at the Capitol. After news broke about measles and mumps outbreaks at the Aurora immigrant detention center, […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Tax Overhauls at the Legislature