Capitol Conversation

1:20pm

Mon May 9, 2011
State Capitol

Capitol Conversation: The Clock is Ticking

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The state's legislative session is winding down and lawmakers are in a race against the clock to wrap things up before this Wednesday's deadline.

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5:34pm

Fri April 29, 2011
State Capitol

Capitol Conversation: What's Left and What Won't Get Done

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Colorado lawmakers have a little over a week left in the 120 day legislative session and a lot of work still needs to be finished.

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3:05pm

Sun April 17, 2011
State Capitol

Capitol Conversations: Budget Clears both Chambers

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The state budget has now cleared both legislative chambers with bi-partisan support. As part of our capitol conversation series KUNC’s state capitol reporter Bente Birkeland takes a deeper look at the process and how this year’s budget fight compares to previous debates.

11:38am

Fri April 8, 2011
State Capitol

Capitol Conversation: Budget Compromise Winners and Losers

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Legislative leaders from both parties and Governor John Hickenlooper have reached what’s been called an historic agreement on how to balance the state’s budget. All sides say they had to make some sacrifices.

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12:43pm

Fri April 1, 2011
State Capitol

Capitol Conversation: Healthcare Exchanges

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A bi-partisan compromise to create a healthcare exchange is in jeopardy. Republican house majority leader Amy Stephens says she'll introduce an amendment that will drastically change the bill. Just days earlier Stephens stressed the importance of an exchange saying it would help small businesses and individuals purchase affordable health insurance, and make the market more competitive.

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