Tue November 27, 2012

State Lawmakers To Undergo Freshman Orientation

It’s been three weeks since the election of 2012. At the state capitol this week the latest crop of lawmakers will participate in the first of two freshman orientation sessions before the start of the legislative session in January.

KUNC’s Brian Larson spoke with Colorado Statesman Publisher Jody Hope Strogoff for more.

"We have to remember that a lot of these new legislators have never really participated in this kind of parliamentary, procedural activity before so they have to learn the nuts and bolts of how to do legislation." - Jody Hope Strogoff