http://www.kunc.org en What The Election Means For The 2013 Legislative Session http://www.kunc.org/post/what-election-means-2013-legislative-session <p>Democrats will control both legislative chambers when the state’s legislative session convenes in January. Lawmakers will be dealing with several controversial issues, including crafting regulations for the recreational use of marijuana. Wed, 14 Nov 2012 15:19:19 +0000 Bente Birkeland 36442 at http://www.kunc.org What The Election Means For The 2013 Legislative Session Metro State Approves Tuition Rate for Illegal Immigrant Students http://www.kunc.org/post/metro-state-approves-tuition-rate-illegal-immigrant-students <p><a href="http://www.mscd.edu/">Metropolitan State College of Denver</a> has become the first school in Colorado to create a new tuition category specifically for illegal immigrants who graduate from Colorado high schools.</p><p> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 21:43:08 +0000 Bente Birkeland 28549 at http://www.kunc.org Metro State Approves Tuition Rate for Illegal Immigrant Students Hickenlooper Reflects on Special Session, Civil Unions http://www.kunc.org/post/hickenlooper-reflects-special-session-civil-unions <p>More than two weeks has passed since Governor John Hickenlooper called a special legislative session on the issue of civil unions.</p><p> Tue, 29 May 2012 23:38:55 +0000 Bente Birkeland 28032 at http://www.kunc.org Hickenlooper Reflects on Special Session, Civil Unions Capitol Conversation: How We Got To A Special Session http://www.kunc.org/post/capitol-conversation-how-we-got-special-session <p>Colorado lawmakers are coming back to the state capitol Monday for the start of a special legislative session to address civil unions. The bill was one of many that got caught in the crossfire last week and failed in the waning hours of the session. Sun, 13 May 2012 16:22:35 +0000 Bente Birkeland 27203 at http://www.kunc.org Capitol Conversation: How We Got To A Special Session Capitol Conversation: Colorado Civil Unions http://www.kunc.org/post/capitol-conversation-colorado-civil-unions <p>A bill to allow civil unions in Colorado is poised for a showdown in the Republican controlled house in the final days of the state&rsquo;s legislative session. The measure narrowly cleared two Republican house committees by one vote, last week, and still faces one more committee hearing before it can head to the full floor for debate. Mon, 07 May 2012 11:32:57 +0000 Bente Birkeland 26850 at http://www.kunc.org Capitol Conversation: Colorado Civil Unions