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BILLS UP TODAY on our quick-look calendar.
IT’S THAT TIME OF SESSION when the balls get harder and harder to juggle.
SMART MONEY CONTINUES TO BET that Hickenlooper vetos tourism-expansion bill.
COLORADO ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL LOBBYISTS’ second annual end-of-session party is 4 p.m. Wednesday in the courtyard at Brownleigh Court, 1410 Grant St. It’s free, but let them know you’re coming. Details here. All registered professional lobbyists invited.
HICK ENCOURAGES PEOPLE TO DRINK … Colorado wine.
IS THERE STILL TIME TO SPECIALIZE IN THE PRISON-MOVIE GENRE? Colorado would not offer its newly enhanced film incentives to any moviemaker looking to come to the state, but would pick and choose several independent films that would help to brand the state and have them share $3 million in additional financing, the director of the Colorado Office of Film, Television and Media told a legislative committee considering a bill to increase film-incentive funding on Monday.
BIG MAN IN BRUSH: Brandon Shaffer.
MOVING ON: Ask voters to repeal antigay language bill.
MOVING ON: Watered-down drug sentencing reform bill.
MOVING ON: Trans-fat ban bill.
KILLED: GOCO timeout bill.
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
* New lobbyists
* New principals
NO HICKENLOOPER EVENTS TODAY, but here’s what Joe Garcia is up to:
* Noon – Lt. Gov. Garcia will deliver remarks at a Mental Health America of Colorado’s Mental Health Month event. Location: West Foyer, State Capitol, Denver.
* 5:30 p.m. – Lt. Gov. Garcia will deliver remarks at BookTrust’s Vino & Libri. Location: Fritz Knoebel School of Hospitality, 2044 E. Evans Ave., Denver.
NOTHING ON THE SOCIAL CALENDAR, but the lobbyists have their party tomorrow.
FRESH NEW RALLY CALENDAR AVAILABLE TODAY, and there’s something each day this week.
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