Hansen & Rankin Announce Inaugural Class of Colorado Science & Engineering Policy Fellows

March 13, 2018

(March 13) – Representatives Chris Hansen, D-Denver and Bob Rankin, R-Carbondale are pleased to announce the inaugural class of Colorado Science and Engineering Policy Fellows. Thirteen young Coloradans will participate in the program, to be held between May and July 2018. Their interests range from water management and wind power generation and air quality, to homelessness as

A Victory for Victims

March 3, 2018

(March 2) – The House of Representatives has expelled a member for the first time in 103 years. By a vote of 52 to 9, the House this afternoon expelled Rep. Steve Lebsock, D-Thornton, after a three-month investigation by an independent third-party investigator found that all 11 accusations of sexual harassment against him, by five

Two Bad Gun Bills Go Down

February 22, 2018

Dems on State Affairs Defeat Second of 3 Bills That Would Increase Gun Threat in CO   (Feb. 21) – Democrats on the House State, Veterans & Military Affairs Committee are two-thirds of the way through denying three Republican bills that attempted to increase the prevalence of gun violence in Colorado.  The second bill to