Gold Dome: Republicans Fill Lebsock Seat

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Republicans moved fast to fill Rep. Steve Lebsock’s vacant seat with Alex “Skinny” Winkler. Winkler was already running for the seat that Lebsock would have vacated in his race for state treasurer.

Tens of thousands marched in downtown Denver on Saturday to call for more gun control measures.

Colorado Secretary of State is the focus of an investigation over how his office handled campaign finance complaints. The official misconduct complaint was filed by Campaign Integrity Watchdog.

Gov. John Hickenlooper signed into law House Bill 1052, which will make it easier for Colorado high school students to earn college credits.

Recently appointed Boulder County District Attorney Michael Dougherty is starting a partnership between his office and the Boulder public defender’s office, the defense bar and the University of Colorado’s Korey Wise Innocence Project to create a conviction integrity unit.

The impacts of the Denver Post’s layoffs are starting to be seen as the first staffers announce their departure from the newspaper.

Attorneys representing Denver’s City Council wrote a letter requesting a written complaint from the police detective on the receiving end of Mayor Michael Hancock’s harassing text messages.

The Senate voted along party lines Friday to repeal Colorado’s electric vehicle tax credits.

President Donald Trump won’t be hiring two lawyers who were said last week to be joining his legal team. Only a small team is left in place to handle the investigation.

Trump, however, tweeted that the idea that he can’t find law firms to represent him is “fake news.”

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