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Gold Dome: Hickenlooper’s Not on the National Radar

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Gov. John Hickenlooper might be entertaining a presidential run, but polls consider him a longshot candidate on the national scene. Jared Polis is […]

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Gold Dome: Jared Polis Passes on Club 20 Appearance

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Jared Polis drew ire yesterday when he turned down an invitation to attend the Club 20 debate in Grand Junction and offered to send […]

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Gold Dome: Denver Develops New Sexual Harassment Claims

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. The Denver City Council worked out new workplace conduct and censure policies that came from Mayor Michael Hancock’s sexual harassment claims from earlier this year. […]

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Gold Dome: Denver Aims for 100-Percent Renewables

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Following Denver Mayor Michael Hancock’s State of the City speech this week, Denver is outlining its plan to reduce its carbon footprint. In […]

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Gold Dome: Primary Roundup

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Democrat Jared Polis and Republican Walker Stapleton will be at the top of the ballot for the gubernatorial race, following yesterday’s primary. […]

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Gold Dome: Polis Looks to be Gubernatorial Frontrunner

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. A study last year showed the U.S. Supreme Court has a problem with interrupting its female justices. Does the state Supreme Court […]

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Gold Dome: Starting to Feel Like Campaign Season

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Gov. John Hickenlooper yesterday signed bills intended to improve consumer privacy protections and the state’s driver’s license program for people living in […]

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Gold Dome: Candidates Gearing up for Primaries

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill reauthorizing the Colorado Civil Rights Commission until 2027. Colorado’s gubernatorial candidates will participate in a debate […]

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Gold Dome: Boulder Passes Assault Rifle Ban

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Boulder’s City Council voted unanimously last night to ban assault-style weapons. The ban doesn’t affect gun owners who already have them, though. […]

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Gold Dome: Legislative Session Comes to a Close

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. The state legislature came to a last-minute agreement on filling holes in the state’s pension fund. The bill addresses a $32 billion shortfall over the next three decades. Also, a bill reauthorizing Colorado’s Division of Civil Rights and the Colorado […]

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