Education Bill Tops Donovan’s Trifecta

EAGLE COUNTY — Most days it’s good to be Kerry Donovan, and Wednesday it was great. Sen. Donovan saw three of her bills signed into law by Gov. John Hickenlooper during a bill-signing tour through Colorado. With each signature, the governor said, “Ladies and gentlemen, that is now the law.” The three rolled out like …

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Massive land swap bid near Vail fuels debate over public lands

Democratic state Sen. Kerry Donovan, whose district includes the proposed Battle Mountain-Meadow Mountain land swap, ran on a platform last fall that called for maintaining the status quo managing federal public lands in Colorado. However, she helped run the successful, bipartisan House Bill 15-1225 this past session. It provides state funding and expertise to towns …

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The Good, the Bad, and The Snug.

Sen. Kerry Donovan, D-Vail: She also made a name as a freshman, particularly for her efforts to fight for rural Colorado, whether it was renewable energy or economic development. And the Capitol fell in love with her dog, Lewis, who got so many treats his percentage of weight gain for the session might have matched …

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