Colorado Legislature http://kajx.org en State Legislature: Bill Would Make 10th Mountain Division License Plate Charitable http://kajx.org/post/state-legislature-bill-would-make-10th-mountain-division-license-plate-charitable <p></p><p>Lawmakers in Denver will vote on a bill Monday that would raise money for the 10th Mountain Division Foundation. The legislation would charge an extra fee for the 10th Mountain Division specialty license plate. After sailing through the House, the bill is getting a re-vote in the Senate. Aspen Public Radio's Marci Krivonen reports.</p><p></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Marci Krivonen 16628 at http://kajx.org State Legislature: Bill Would Make 10th Mountain Division License Plate Charitable Health Care, Budget, Wildfire: The Dwindling Weeks Of Colorado's Legislative Session http://kajx.org/post/health-care-budget-wildfire-dwindling-weeks-colorados-legislative-session <p></p><p>With about five weeks left in Colorado’s legislative session, lawmakers are going over the budget, looking into fighting wildfires and voting on internet access for rural areas. State Senator Gail Schwartz is involved with these efforts. She’s a democrat from Snowmass Village and Aspen Public Radio's Marci Krivonen sat down with her on Sunday. Here is their entire conversation.</p><p></p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:56:46 +0000 Marci Krivonen 16309 at http://kajx.org Health Care, Budget, Wildfire: The Dwindling Weeks Of Colorado's Legislative Session Colorado Lawmakers Move Forward With Mug Shots Bill http://kajx.org/post/colorado-lawmakers-move-forward-mug-shots-bill A bipartisan committee at the statehouse has moved forward a bill to make it easier to remove people’s mug shots from commercial websites if they were never convicted of the crime for which they were arrested.<p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 17:46:44 +0000 Bente Birkeland 13537 at http://kajx.org Colorado Lawmakers Move Forward With Mug Shots Bill State Law Meant to Ease Process for Voters in November http://kajx.org/post/state-law-meant-ease-process-voters-november <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ballots for the November election are being mailed to voters across the state on Tuesday. Some county clerks say this election will be more convenient for voters than past elections, thanks to a new state law. Aspen Public Radio&rsquo;s Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;reports.</span></p><p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Marci Krivonen 8857 at http://kajx.org State Law Meant to Ease Process for Voters in November COGA: We Want to Change the Oil and Gas Debate http://kajx.org/post/coga-we-want-change-oil-and-gas-debate <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Some of Colorado’s top oil and gas promoters are worried that lawmakers... and residents... don’t understand the industry. In the coming months, the Colorado Oil and Gas Association plans to talk with both about the effects--and benefits--of drilling. The group hopes to, in their words, change the conversation about the industry... especially in Colorado’s legislature. Aspen Public Radio’s Elise Thatcher recently spoke with Doug Flanders. He’s the Director of Policy &amp; External Affairs for the Colorado Oil and Gas Association. Thu, 13 Jun 2013 04:58:28 +0000 Elise Thatcher 2846 at http://kajx.org COGA: We Want to Change the Oil and Gas Debate