Politics

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Measure would ban conversion therapy

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — The therapeutic practice of trying to convert minors who have same-sex attractions to become heterosexuals would be illegal under a bill that won preliminary approval in the Colorado House on Monday. That practice, known as ...


Undocumented drivers may get do-overs on driving tests

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — Undocumented residents who fail their first driver’s license test can take that test again from a private vendor under a bill that won preliminary approval in the Colorado House on Monday. That right, which is already ...


Group: Let state keep more cash for schools

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — A bipartisan coalition looking to find more money to pay for schools and transportation recently filed a proposed ballot measure to do just that. The group, known as Build a Better Colorado, filed three proposed measures ...


House sponsor: Unregulated lots, incomplete titles hurt consumers

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — Let the buyer beware, not only when it comes to buying a used vehicle, but also the situation surrounding the seller. A package of bills that lawmakers will debate next week deals with both issues. The first bill centers on a ...


Dems rip GOP 
for not backing tax haven reform

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — Democrats say it’s a matter of fairness that all companies earning profits in Colorado should pay taxes. Republicans say this isn’t a good time to force that issue. Though its fate is all but sealed in the ...


Bill would require spending transparency

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — Counties would have to provide their annual revenue and expenditure data to the state to be included in its online website designed to provide transparency about the state’s revenue and spending practices, according to ...


Audit: State ethics panel fraught with problems

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — Compared to other states, Colorado’s Independent Ethics Commission is fraught with problems, according to a state audit released Tuesday. But that’s because the five-member panel, which isn’t paid, ...


OHV bill rides through committee

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — It’s taken several years, but lawmakers and local governments struggling with what to do about off-highway vehicles that need to cross roadways have finally reached a compromise, said supporters of a measure that cleared a ...


Democrats try to crack down on tax havens

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — Democrats in the Colorado House want to put a stop to some corporations operating in the state without paying state taxes. Supporters of a measure that won preliminary approval in the House on Monday say those corporations are ...


Ex-CSU official to run for Senate as a Republican

By Gary Harmon

The Iran nuclear deal was the thing that made Jack Graham, an entrepreneur, college and NFL quarterback and athletic director, decide to join the crowded field of Republicans seeking to challenge U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo. Graham, a ...


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