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Gold Dome: Reading Into the Mueller Report Colorado SIPA Awards Over $1 Million in Micro-Grants During Annual User Conference Gold Dome: Mueller Report Released to Public Gold Dome: John Walsh Running for U.S. Senate
 

Gold Dome: Reading Into the Mueller Report

Tweet Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Former U.S. Attorney for Colorado and now U.S. Senate candidate John Walsh said the obstruction aspects of the Mueller report are teed up for congressional review. And Colorado officials are asking to see […]

Colorado SIPA Awards Over $1 Million in Micro-Grants During Annual User Conference

Tweet The Statewide Internet Portal Authority, a self-funded government authority, awarded 35 grant projects to Colorado government entities during the organization’s 9th Annual User Conference on April 16 in Denver. Out of the nearly 100 grant requests and applications for micro-grants, SIPA awarded over $150,000 in grant money to various governments, municipalities and school districts that proposed innovative community […]

Gold Dome: Mueller Report Released to Public

Tweet Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com No collusion, according to Attorney General Bill Barr. He gave a press conference this morning where he said there was no illegal involvement from President Donald Trump, or any other American, in Russian […]

Gold Dome: Schools Shut Down for Shooting Threat

Tweet Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com A massive manhunt is underway for a Florida woman who was obsessed with the Columbine shooting and threatened to attack a Colorado school. In response, schools across the area are closed today. Gov. […]

Gold Dome: John Walsh Running for U.S. Senate

Tweet Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com The Colorado House is considering a bill that would give state employees collective bargaining rights. John Walsh officially joined the U.S. Senate race for Sen. Cory Gardner’s seat. He’s promoting his DOJ experience as […]

Gold Dome: State Officials Allow Drilling Without Permits

08 April 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Colorado public health officials have let oil and gas companies begin operations at nearly 200 sites across the state without first getting permits that limit how much toxic pollution they can release […]

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Gold Dome: Polis to Sign Net Neutrality Bill

05 April 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Gov. Jared Polis is about to sign a major net neutrality bill that differs from other states’ efforts by serving as “a fulcrum point for state action.” In other words, it would take away […]

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Gold Dome: Sen. Bennet Will Have Surgery for Prostate Cancer

04 April 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Denver civil rights and criminal justice reform advocate Rev. Tammy Garrett-Williams died Tuesday. She was 50. U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet says he has prostate cancer, but he said his prognosis is good. He […]

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Gold Dome: Death Penalty Repeal Dies in Legislature

03 April 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com The latest episode of Law Week’s Hearsay podcast discusses the police reform debate and how lawmakers can help pursue policy changes that could affect how police interact with their communities. Democratic lawmakers abandoned […]

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Gold Dome: Red Flag Bill Goes to Polis’ Desk

02 April 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Colorado’s “red flag” bill earned approval in the House and is awaiting Gov. Jared Polis’ signature. The debate surrounding the bill is far from over, though. Gov. Jared Polis signed a bill […]

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Gold Dome: Lawmakers Turn Out for Cesar Chavez Day

01 April 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Cesar Chavez Day was celebrated over the weekend, bringing out Colorado lawmakers and public officials to woo crowds celebrating the Chicano movement. This week at the Capitol, a House committee is discussing […]

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Gold Dome: Major Bills Move Toward Passage

29 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com The Colorado Senate passed the red flag bill with a one-vote Democrat majority. The bill is now heading back to the House. The House gave approval to the major oil and gas […]

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Gold Dome: Congress to Decide on Colorado River Plan

28 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Happy Opening Day, everyone! I realize I’m in the minority as a baseball fan, but the Rockies are expected to continue trending upward this year. They’re starting their season today against the […]

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Gold Dome: Sen. Leroy Garcia Will Vote Against Dems on Red Flag Bill

27 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Colorado Senate President Leroy Garcia will vote in opposition to his party when he casts a vote against the red flag bill. If one more Democrat splits, the bill is expected to fail. John […]

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Gold Dome: Mueller Report Analysis Begins

25 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Over the weekend, we got our first taste of what is included in the Mueller report. Attorney General William Barr said the report include no indication that the Trump campaign colluded with Russia, […]

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