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When Colorado lawmakers return in January, the makeup of the state Senate will be different. Coming off a tumultuous off session with two first-ever recalls and a resignation can do that. The state’s Democrats now have a new Senate President and only a one-seat hold on the majority.
The way the country gets from point A to point B is changing; it seems all across the country we’re driving less. Danny Katz with the CoPRIG foundation says it's because we’re moving from a car-centric idea of travel, to a more multimodal view. Think more walking, bikes, buses and other public transportation.
Democratic state lawmakers say a new law requiring universal background checks for gun purchases is working well. Data from the Department of Public Safety shows 2 percent of private gun sales were blocked because of the law.