Archive | Under The Gold Dome

Gold Dome: Still Looking for Cynthia Coffman

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 There’s still no of life in Attorney General Cynthia Coffman’s race for reelection — she has raised $10,000 in the most recent reporting period. Meanwhile, Phil Weiser leads the pack still with nearly $680,000 […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Still Looking for Cynthia Coffman

Gold Dome: Courts Take on Immigration

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 An immigration judge yesterday ordered the release of Rene Lima-Marin from ICE custody and ordered prosecutors to drop the deportation case against him. Lima-Marin was detained by ICE in May after being released from […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Courts Take on Immigration

Gold Dome: Special Session Comes and Goes

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 […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Special Session Comes and Goes

Gold Dome: Back in Session

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 […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Back in Session

Gold Dome: Betsy DeVos Visits Colorado

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 […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Betsy DeVos Visits Colorado

Gold Dome: Reacting to DACA

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 […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Reacting to DACA

Gold Dome: Visit from Vicente Fox

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 […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Visit from Vicente Fox

Gold Dome: Governors’ Health Care Plan Coming Soon

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 […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Governors’ Health Care Plan Coming Soon

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 […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Gardner Unpopular at Town Hall

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 […]

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, Under The Gold DomeComments Off on Gold Dome: Tensions Rising With North Korea