Colorado Democratic Representatives Jared Polis and Diana DeGette have signed on to a letter urging the Obama Administration to strengthen a proposed sweeping new rule governing management of National Forests. The move came as a public comment window on the draft rule ended Monday and as controversy continued to ignite from both sides of the political spectrum.
The state legislature may have failed to redraw Colorado's U.S. Congressional districts. But a separate commission now taking its shot at redrawing state legislative house and senate districts says its ground rules are different and thus partisan fights could be minimized.
At the State Capitol today, State Senator Rollie Heath unveiled “Support Our Schools for a Bright Colorado,” a ballot measure campaign he hopes will bring more funding to higher education and K-12 schools.