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Gold Dome: Doug Jones Wins in Alabama Gold Dome: Saine Arrested at Airport Gold Dome: Republicans Find Rep. Replacement Gold Dome: General Assembly Reviewing Workplace Harassment Gold Dome: Lebsock Responds to Harassment Allegations
 

Gold Dome: Doug Jones Wins in Alabama

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Rep. Mike Coffman became the first Republican to push for a delay of the FCC vote on net neutrality. The FCC is slated to vote on Thursday whether to overhaul net neutrality rules. Gov. […]

Gold Dome: Saine Arrested at Airport

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Gov. John Hickenlooper said he’s frustrated that Congress hasn’t renewed the Children’s Health Insurance Program. Yesterday, the Supreme Court heard arguments in the Masterpiece Cakeshop case; but who is The Alliance Defending Freedom, the legal […]

Gold Dome: Republicans Find Rep. Replacement

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Colorado Republicans chose Judy Reyher to take over for Clarice Navarro who left the state House to join the Trump administration. Hazel Gibson launched a campaign for a state Senate seat. Gibson worked in audiology […]

Gold Dome: General Assembly Reviewing Workplace Harassment

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Colorado’s legislative leaders will review the General Assembly’s workplace harassment policies after a stream of allegations came out against legislators. Sen. Cory Gardner drew boos at a Pueblo town hall meeting after defending Republican […]

Gold Dome: Lebsock Responds to Harassment Allegations

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Rep. Steve Lebsock says allegations made against him are not true and that he is now being harassed. He said that he’s received phone calls asking him to step down and offering him a […]

Gold Dome: Special Session Comes and Goes

04 October 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO The Colorado General Assembly’s special session ended yesterday with no new guidance on the issue at hand. A Republican committee killed two Democratic measures to end the session. Republicans made it clear from the […]

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Gold Dome: Back in Session

20 September 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Colorado lawmakers are being called back for a special session in early October to fix an error in a pot tax. Former Denver District Judge Roger Cisneros and his wife, Adelia, a former state […]

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Gold Dome: Betsy DeVos Visits Colorado

13 September 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Betsy DeVos is visiting the Air Force Academy and making a stop in Denver today as part of her “Rethink School” tour. Is Amazon building its new headquarters in Denver? Some of Colorado’s lawmakers […]

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Gold Dome: Reacting to DACA

06 September 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Who’s the state’s best lawyer-turned-legislator? The most effective lobbyist? Fill out Law Week Colorado’s Barrister’s Best survey today to weigh in. After President Trump announced the end of DACA, Congress now has six months to come […]

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Gold Dome: Visit from Vicente Fox

30 August 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Who’s the state’s best lawyer-turned-legislator? The most effective lobbyist? Fill out Law Week Colorado’s Barrister’s Best survey today to weigh in. Former Mexican President Vicente Fox is visiting Denver this week. Yesterday, he unsurprisingly had […]

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Gold Dome: Governors’ Health Care Plan Coming Soon

23 August 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Who’s the state’s best lawyer-turned-legislator? The most effective lobbyist? Fill out Law Week Colorado’s Barrister’s Best survey today to weigh in. Gov. John Hickenlooper and Ohio Gov. John Kasich are expected to release their […]

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Gold Dome: Gardner Unpopular at Town Hall

16 August 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Colorado Senator Cory Gardner held a pair of town hall meetings after being AWOL for months. And the people who attended were not very happy with him. Colorado’s “faithless electors” are seeking damages in […]

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Gold Dome: Tensions Rising With North Korea

09 August 2017

Tweet President Donald Trump traded threats with North Korea leader Kim Jong-Un. North Korea responded with more threats, saying it would launch an attack on Guam. Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO At the request of Sen. Cory Gardner, charges were dropped […]

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Gold Dome: Hancock’s Taking on Trump

02 August 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Denver Mayor Michael Hancock issued an executive order boosting resistance to federal immigration enforcement as well as setting up a legal defense fund for immigration. Hancock also spoke recently about how a major transportation […]

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Gold Dome: Sessions On His Way Out?

26 July 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO President Trump is making no secret of the fact that he wants Jeff Sessions out as AG, calling him “very weak.” David Bernhardt, a Brownstein Hyatt Farber Scheck lawyer-lobbyist, was confirmed to be Deputy Secretary of […]

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