State

10:35am

Wed October 30, 2013
2013 Election

Republicans Have The Edge In Colorado Early Voting

Originally published on Wed October 30, 2013 6:17 am

A mail ballot for the City and County of Denver
Nathan Heffel KUNC

About ten percent of Colorado’s registered voters have already cast ballots for the Nov. 5 election. So far Republicans have turned out in higher numbers.

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3:36pm

Fri October 25, 2013
Colorado Supreme Court

William Hood Will Be Colorado’s Next Supreme Court Justice

Originally published on Sat October 26, 2013 10:23 am

William Hood and his wife look on as Gov. Hickenlooper announces his appointment, Oct. 25.
Bente Birkeland RMCR

Governor John Hickenlooper announced the appointment of William Hood to the bench Friday afternoon. Hood is filling the place of retiring chief justice John Bender.

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5:25pm

Wed October 23, 2013
Flooding in Northern Colorado

Flood Recovery Committee Prepares To Meet

Originally published on Wed October 23, 2013 3:03 pm

Flooded areas are seen from a U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter in Boulder County, Colo., Sept. 18, 2013.
U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Jecca Geffre/Released

A bipartisan committee of 12 Colorado lawmakers will soon meet to examine the state’s response to September’s devastating Front Range floods.

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4:07pm

Mon October 21, 2013
Proposition AA

Voters To Weigh In On Colorado Marijuana Taxes

Originally published on Mon October 21, 2013 2:43 pm

Marijuana indvidually bagged and ready for use in this photo dated April 20, 2013.
charenton Flickr - Creative Commons

Colorado is preparing for the state’s first recreational marijuana stores to open this January. In the meantime, voters still have the final say on how the new product will be taxed through Proposition AA.

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11:39am

Wed October 16, 2013
Amendment 66

Education Tax Overcomes Legal Challenge To Stay On The Ballot

Originally published on Wed October 16, 2013 11:52 am

The Denver City and County Building.
Jim Hill KUNC

A ballot question to raise Colorado income taxes to help improve public schools has survived a legal challenge. A Denver District Court Judge has ruled that the proposal can go before voters.

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