Gold Dome: Starting to Feel Like Campaign Season

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Gov. John Hickenlooper yesterday signed bills intended to improve consumer privacy protections and the state’s driver’s license program for people living in the U.S. illegally.

The two remaining Democratic attorney general candidates faced off in another debate over the weekend. The two agree on their positions on major issues but have different opinions about what to do about them.

U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette met with a family that sought sanctuary in a Denver church as well as a group of activists to discuss immigration reform efforts.

And the four candidates challenging Denver Mayor Michael Hancock for his job weighed in on their positions as well.

Former Denver DA Mitch Morissey said current DA Beth McCann is breaking the law by changing the sentences of some men who were convicted as minors.

Despite protests from its fellow plaintiffs, the EPA agreed to revisit a settlement with the City of Colorado Springs over the city’s Clean Water Act violations.

An email blast from the Denver County Republican Party called for more Republicans to become election judges for the upcoming elections. The dearth is connected to the low numbers of Republicans in Denver, where nearly 50 percent of all registered voters are Democrats.

A Stapleton mom and her two kids had the police called on them for running an unlicensed lemonade stand across the street from an outdoor art show. She now says Colorado should have a law that protects lemonade stands.

A DOJ report showed found that pharmaceutical company Purdue Pharma knew OxyContin was being used and abused early on but continued to promote it as less addictive than other opioids.

President Trump revealed that he regretted picking U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions for his post after Sessions recused himself from the Russia investigation. The Twitter revelation came after the New York Times published an article saying Trump had asked Sessions to reverse his recusal.

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