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CO Smokers Might Pay More For Cigarettes

cigarettetaxColorado has the 12th-lowest cigarette tax in the nation, but that could change come November. If Amendment 72 passes, smokers will pay a tax of $2.59 per pack, instead of the 84 cents per pack currently charged. Supporters say it’ll raise $315.7 million a year for the state, with about $54 million allocated to Continue reading

Register To Vote On Your Phone

Vote_Checkmark-300x300If you have not registered to vote for this November’s election, you can now receive registration and election information via text.  Colorado residents can now text the word “Colorado” or “C-O” to “2vote”, and a link where they can register to vote will be texted directly to their smart phone. The link will also contain Continue reading

New Limits On Oil And Gas Development?

Co-Oil-Gas-300It’s possible that voters in Colorado may see issues concerning oil and gas development on the ballot this November. Supporters of two Initiatives turned in their petitions to the Secretary of Sate yesterday. Both initiatives seek to stop or limit oil and gas development in the state by amending the Colorado constitution. Initiative 75 would move Continue reading