Members of the Joint Budget Committee join House and Senate leadership to witness Gov. John Hickenlooper's signing of the 2016-17 state budget.
Long bill signing
The House Business Affairs & Labor Committee sharing a Blues Brothers moment. Apparently Rep. Dan Pabon, D-Denver, standing second from left, is not a fan.
Business cmte
Legislators celebrate the Broncos on Orange Tuesday, before the Broncos defeated the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50.
Broncos Day 2
Speaker Hullinghorst and Speaker ProTem Pabon cheer along with the members of the Broncos cheerleaders at the Capitol before Super Bowl 50.
Broncos Day
Rep. Jessie Danielson and other House Democrats and supporters at a press conference to promote a package of bills pushing for equal pay for equal work.
Equal Pay
Rep. Millie Hamner receives the 2015 Legislative Champion Award from Dr. Steve Jordan, President of Metro State University.
Hamner MSU Award
Our newest caucus member, Janet Buckner, right, being sworn in by Speaker Hullinghorst, left. Looking on were her children, Jay, Jennifer, and Joy, left to right, and other members of the General Assembly.
Janet Buckner Swearing In
Speaker Dickey Lee Hullinghorst, third from left, with Rep. Brittany Pettersen on her right as the Speaker receives the 2015 Hands-On Democracy Award from New Era Colorado.
Speaker New Era Award
Rep. Tracy Kraft-Tharp, second from right, after Gov. Hickenlooper signed her bill to help small clean technology and medical device businesses.
Workforce Development Intertech
Rep. Daneya Esgar, left, with Gov. Hickenlooper and Sen. Leroy Garcia, right, when Gov. Hickenlooper visited Pueblo.
Pueblo Community College
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