April 9, 2012

SandBoxBlogs: Colorado Statesman "Legislators feeling a rare Kumbaya moment"

Peter Marcus:
"State lawmakers on Tuesday praised themselves for what they consider to be a bipartisan legislative session filled with compromise, while still bracing for what is expected to be bitter fights in the next month over providing discounted tuition rates to undocumented students and recognizing civil unions between same-sex couples.

Speaking before the Denver City Club, the four lawmakers — Sens. Ellen Roberts, R-Durango, and Mike Johnston, D-Denver, and Reps. Nancy Todd, D-Aurora, and Mark Waller, R-Colorado Springs — said the media was wrong at the beginning of the session in January to characterize the atmosphere under the Gold Dome as being highly divisive in an election year. The lawmakers noted significant compromise, especially over budget negotiations....." (Read more?  Click title)

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