Colorado legislative session starts today

Legislative session begins, as Christmas and Mardi Gras for politicos

Author: Joey Bunch - January 11, 2017 - Updated: January 11, 2017

For wonks and cranks, it’s Mardi Gras and Christmas all rolled into one, with less alcohol and more junk food. The four-month 2017 legislative session starts today at the Capitol. Crisanta Duran, a Democrat from Denver, will take office as the first Latina to lead the Colorado House as speaker, as┬áRepublican Kevin Grantham of Ca├▒on […]

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Joey Bunch

Joey Bunch

Joey Bunch is the senior political correspondent for Colorado Politics. He has a 31-year career in journalism, including the last 15 in Colorado. He was part of the Denver Post team that won the Pulitzer Prize in 2013 and is a two-time Pulitzer finalist. His resume includes covering high school sports, the environment, the casino industry and civil rights in the South, as well as a short stint at CNN.