05/24/2012 12:25 pm ET

Legislative Roundup: A Session With Bigfooting, Boozing, And Tweeting Ends On Sour Note

DENVER–Colorado’s 2012 Legislature may not have achieved greatness. It may not have risen above partisan divide to solve complex problems and unify a state. It may not have addressed the state’s economic malaise or found a way to reliably fund education for the long term.

But no one can say House Speaker Frank McNulty, R-Highlands Ranch, did not prove once and for all how much power the Speaker can wield. If the session had a theme, that was it.

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