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Colorado's 2014 Legislative Session in One Word: Happy

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This week, the Colorado legislature wrapped up the 2014 session. Some really good things happened this year: help with childcare for working families, better education funding, disaster relief, environmental protections, and supporting high paying jobs in our state. In addition, some bad things got defeated, like crazy abortion bans and repeals of Colorado's great renewable energy standards. And although there were some partisan fights, over 96% of the bills passed this year in Colorado had the support of both Democrats and Republicans.

2014 should be remembered as a year when Colorado lawmakers got things done and left our state better than they found it. That makes me happy. I hope it makes you happy too.