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All’s Quiet In Race For Colorado’s Senate

The race for control of the 35-seat Colorado Senate remains relatively quiet four months before the primaries and seven months before the November elections.

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Junction Dem Claudette Konola Switches From HD-54 To SD-7

The Democrat who had planned to vie for the House seat being vacated by Rep. Steve King now plans to run against him for the Colorado Senate.

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Ethics Committee Clears Rep. King in Probe of Reimbursements

An ethics committee Friday cleared Rep. Steve King of a violation in connection with travel expenses shortly after he apologized to his colleagues and reimbursed the state in a related matter.

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HB10-1036: House Ed Kills Safety Drills Bill

A bill that would have required schools to conduct two “all-hazards” safety drills a year died Thursday in the House Education Committee, with a majority of members indicating they felt the measure wasn’t necessary and infringed on local control of schools.

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HB10-1054: House Ed Panel Waters Down College Safety Bill

Rep. Steve King got House Education Committee approval of his college and university safety bill Monday, but in a much diminished form.

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Grand Junction Lawmaker Steve King Accused of Double-Dipping

State Rep. Steve King asked the state to reimburse him for mileage, gas and a meal at a pancake house last year, even though records suggest his campaign account already was footing the bill for those expenses.

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Bank Retiree, A Democrat, to Run for House District 54 Seat

Grand Junction resident Claudette Konola has filed her paperwork with the Secretary of State’s Office.

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Quest For Colorado’s Senate: Dems Have Strong Upper Hand

Colorado Democrats need to win only eight of 19 open seats in 2010 to retain control of the state Senate, a State Bill Colorado analysis shows.

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Penry’s Announcement Against Running Means Scrum In HD-54

Sen. Josh Penry will not seek re-election to his Senate seat.

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Penry: I Won’t Run For Lieutenant Governor, Either

State Sen. Josh Penry, R-Grand Junction, said he isn’t interested in joining the ticket of his onetime rival, Scott McInnis, as the candidate for lieutenant governor.

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