Colorado Special Legislative Session Convenes, But Little May Happen

They'll be back at the Capitol this morning, but it's unclear if Colorado lawmakers will do anything different on the issue of civil unions during the special legislative session that begins today. Several scenarios could again prevent the civil unions legislation from moving forward, despite the fact it enjoys bipartisan support. Gov. John Hickenlooper, a Democrat, called the special session after a number of bills became collateral damage to a battle in the House over legislation allowing civil unions. The bill died without coming to a vote, and 30 other bills were killed in the process. Read more: Colorado legislators reconvene today, but little may happen - The Denver Post http://www.denverpost.com/legislature/ci_20616821/colorado-legislators-reconvene-today-but-little-may-happen#ixzz1uq9f73IB Read The Denver Post's Terms of Use of its content: http://www.denverpost.com/termsofuse
May 14, 2012
 

Gov. John Hickenlooper called the special session after a number of bills became collateral damage to a battle in the House over legislation allowing civil unions. The bill died without coming to a vote, and 30 other bills were killed in the process.

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