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Gold Dome: Lobbyist Loophole at the Legislature

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 An investigation into a lobbyist’s alleged sexual misconduct at the state Capitol shows a hole in harassment policies. Under the Capitol’s current workplace policy, there is no mechanism to hold lobbyists and other […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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Gold Dome: Lawmakers to Hear Rent Control Bill Today

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 Lawmakers are set to hear a rent-control bill today. And the hearing is expected to be contentious. The House Judiciary Committee last week postponed a vote on a bill that would allow for some […]

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Gold Dome: Bernhardt Confirmed as Interior Secretary

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 Colorado native David Bernhardt was confirmed as Interior Secretary. Colorado’s senators split in their support of his confirmation. Sen. Cory Gardner is starting his Senate reelection campaign with more than $2 million raised […]

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Gold Dome: AG Barr Supports Marijuana Legislation

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 U.S. Attorney General William Barr said he supports Sen. Cory Gardner’s marijuana legislation as an alternative to the “patchwork” of state litigation. Denver’s biggest lobbyists have close connections with Denver Mayor Michael Hancock and the city government. […]

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Gold Dome: Preparing for Another Bomb Cyclone

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 There’s another bomb cyclone coming. Here’s what to expect. Gov. Jared Polis’ office is pledging to keep the oil and gas permitting and hearing process moving and to get new rules in […]

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