Thursday Newscast, 2/28/19, 5:32 p.m.

Feb 28, 2019

Newscast for Thursday, February 28, 2019, 5:32 p.m.:

  • Democratic leaders at the state Capitol say they’re about to introduce a bill to change how the oil and gas industry is regulated. 91.5 KRCC’s Scott Franz reports...
  • Amtrak says it will provide $3 million in matching funds to complete a previously awarded infrastructure grant aimed at upgrading and maintaining the Southwest Chief. A joint press release from Colorado's Senators Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet says the funds come from a $50 million appropriation for Amtrak attached to the federal budget aimed at maintenance and safety for long-distance passenger rail lines.