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Gold Dome: Gardner Unpopular at Town Hall

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 […]

Gold Dome: Tensions Rising With North Korea

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 […]

Gold Dome: Hancock’s Taking on Trump

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 […]

Gold Dome: Sessions On His Way Out?

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 […]

Gold Dome: ACA Repeal Repelled

Tweet Republican hopes to repeal the ACA — this time around — have fallen apart. President Trump is now looking to let Obamacare fail on its own. 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 Nick Thomas is running to fill Jared Polis’ […]

Gold Dome: Chelsea Manning Released

17 May 2017

Tweet Major WikiLeaks leaker Chelsea Manning was released from prison this morning. President Obama commuted her 35-year sentence, releasing her from prison 28 years early. Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome will still be sent once a week until the legislature is back in session. Make sure to look for us each Wednesday. If you […]

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Gold Dome: No Tapes

12 May 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: If you haven’t already, give yourself the gift of getting Under The Gold Dome in your mailbox daily. It’s free. Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Recent allusions to President Nixon must be getting to President Trump — he warned ousted FBI Director Jim Comey not to leak anything to the news media and […]

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Gold Dome: Another Session Over

11 May 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: If you haven’t already, give yourself the gift of getting Under The Gold Dome in your mailbox daily. It’s free. Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO State lawmakers celebrated the end of the session and its successes yesterday. But not everything went well — transportation, which was a major issue this year, failed to get […]

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Gold Dome: Last Day in the Legislature

10 May 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: If you haven’t already, give yourself the gift of getting Under The Gold Dome in your mailbox daily. It’s free. Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Colorado’s senators are calling for investigations following Comey’s firing. More than 190 bills are still outstanding in the legislature’s final day. One of them is a CORA overhaul […]

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Gold Dome: Yates Testifies on Flynn

09 May 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: If you haven’t already, give yourself the gift of getting Under The Gold Dome in your mailbox daily. It’s free. Subscribe here.  Correction: Yesterday’s Under the Gold Dome newsletter incorrectly identified the Boulder County commissioners as “oil and gas commissioners.” We apologize for the error. Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Former acting AG Sally Yates […]

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Gold Dome: Countdown to the End of the Session

08 May 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: If you haven’t already, give yourself the gift of getting Under The Gold Dome in your mailbox daily. It’s free. Subscribe here.  Correction: An earlier version of this post incorrectly identified the Boulder County commissioners as “oil and gas commissioners.” We apologize for the error. Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO The legislative session is nearly […]

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Gold Dome: Hey Hey Goodbye

05 May 2017

Tweet After House Republicans voted to repeal and replace Obamacare, their Democrat counterparts sang them out of the room, presumably waving goodbye to their political careers. More on the vote and the new plan below. Editor’s Note: If you haven’t already, give yourself the gift of getting Under The Gold Dome in your mailbox daily. It’s free. Subscribe […]

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Gold Dome: One More Shot at Repeal and Replace

04 May 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: If you haven’t already, give yourself the gift of getting Under The Gold Dome in your mailbox daily. It’s free. Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO U.S. House Republican leaders said they have enough votes for their plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. A Jefferson County judge said an undocumented immigrant seeking refuge in […]

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Gold Dome: Race Against the Clock

03 May 2017

Tweet The 75th General Assembly is one week away from its end, and it’s do-or-die time for many bills. Several of which are focused on below. Editor’s Note: If you haven’t already, give yourself the gift of getting Under The Gold Dome in your mailbox daily. It’s free. Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO Former U.S. Rep. […]

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Gold Dome: Time for a “good shutdown”

02 May 2017

Tweet Editor’s Note: If you haven’t already, give yourself the gift of getting Under The Gold Dome in your mailbox daily. It’s free. Subscribe here.  Compiled by STATE BILL COLORADO President Trump said the U.S. needs for a “good shutdown” to force a partisan confrontation over spending. He won’t get his wish this time, though. Brownstein Hyatt Farber […]

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