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ONLY 57 BILLS on today’s quick-look calendar — fewest in weeks.
TEMPERS ARE GETTING TESTY in the Colorado Legislature as the session nears its midway point, and it turned out to be a wacky Wednesday in the state House during routine voting for bills, AP’s Ivan Moreno reports. Lawmakers from both parties have picked up on the sour mood, with House leaders planning a friendly bipartisan dinner meeting to discuss ways to soothe rancor.
COST A BUNDLE TO GET ON BALLOT: Marijuana legalization.
SURPRISE PICK TO RUN GILL ACTION FUND: Hint — it’s a Republican.
MOVING ON: Parent trigger bill.
MOVING ON: Enterprise-zone study bill.
MOVING ON: Combatting voter misinformation.
MOVING ON: Homelake military cemetery expansion.
STOPPED: Public financing of campaigns.
CAUSING PROBLEMS? Anne McGihon.
HICK’S OIL & GAS EXECUTIVE ORDER is here.
HASN’T POSTED A BLOG ITEM SINCE FEB. 9: Charles Ashby.
FOLLOW YOUR FAVORITE LICENSE-PLATE BILL on State Bill’s “Plate Progress” report.
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YESTERDAY’S BILL ROUNDUP FOR STATE BILL SUBSCRIBERS, COURTESY OUR VIRTUAL BILL BOX:
* Introduced bills
* Signed bills
* Bills acted upon
* New fiscal notes
* Bill amendments
* New bill versions
* Day’s archived audio
* Day’s archived video
HICKENLOOPER PUBLIC EVENTS
* 9:30 a.m. – delivering remarks at the Colorado Water Conservation Board’s Statewide Roundtable Summit. Location: Omni Interlocken Hotel, 500 Interlocken Blvd., Broomfield.
TODAY’S SOCIAL CALENDAR:
* Colorado Dietetic Association Legislator Luncheon, 12:00-1:30 p.m., First Baptist Church – 1375 Grant St. – Denver, Contact : Shelley Schreiner 303-863-7777, firstname.lastname@example.org
* Colorado Coalition Against Domestic Violence & Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault 2012 Meet & Greet with Victim Advocate & Survivor Constituents, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Brown Palace Hotel, 321 17th Street, Denver, Contact : Nancy Olson 303-962-0939 email@example.com
RALLY: Activists are taking a much-needed break. Check back March 8.
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