Colorado: November Ballot Could Be Crowded

Currently, one initiative has been approved for the Fall ballot (Amendment 69 “ColoradoCares “) which would create a state health care system. However, 24 other initiatives have had titles approved and are gathering signatures in hopes of joining Amendment 69 on the ballot. The initiatives cover a variety of topics, including oil and gas (initiativesContinue reading “Colorado: November Ballot Could Be Crowded”

Colorado: Gas and Oil Opponents Move Forward with Ballot Measures

The backers of two proposed measure that mandates a setback for new oil-and-gas facilities completed the necessary steps to try to get the issue on the 2016 general election ballot. Initiative 75 would give city and county governments more power regulating oil-and-gas development in their jurisdictions. Under proposed Initiative 78, oil-and-gas operations, including wells that are fracked,Continue reading “Colorado: Gas and Oil Opponents Move Forward with Ballot Measures”