Gold Dome: Cary Kennedy Poised to be Gubernatorial Frontrunner

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It’s political horse race season, and polls now show former treasurer Cary Kennedy is moving closer to being the front runner for governor among the Democratic candidates.

Colorado Appeals Court Judge Laurie Booras was suspended on Friday, pending an investigation of sexual harassment allegations raised by a man claiming to be her former lover.

Community advocate and nonprofit leader Lisa Calderón is suing Denver Mayor Michael Hancock and his administration in federal court, claiming she lost a city contract in an act of political retribution.

Gov. John Hickenlooper is set to sign a bill this afternoon that will give rural Colorado a pool of money to dip into to help pay for projects to bring internet broadband service to areas of the state that have little or none of it.

Denver Health claimed that the state’s anti-discrimination laws don’t apply to it. According to Denver Health, an amendment to the law turned discrimination claims into torts, which it is immune to as a governmental entity.

A change in state law might allow full-strength beer into Denver’s public parks.

In order to stop oil and gas drillers from encroaching on municipalities’ lands, this op-ed suggests governments use eminent domain to seize the mineral rights of their public lands.

President Trump tweeted yesterday that there won’t be a deal on DACA and that he’s using NAFTA in an ultimatum to get his border wall.

The state budget approved on Thursday includes no money to lease private prison beds despite a warning from the Department of Corrections that the plan could lead to prison overcrowding.

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