Tales of triumph, tragedy used to inspire lawmakers

First time State Senator Owen Hill (R) from El Paso County had his four children (one under the desk) and his wife, Emily HIll (left), by his side for the opening day of legislation. Both the Colorado State House of Representatives and Senate had their op Photo by JERILEE BENNETT/THE GAZETTE
First time State Senator Owen Hill (R) from El Paso County had his four children (one under the desk) and his wife, Emily HIll (left), by his side for the opening day of legislation. Both the Colorado State House of Representatives and Senate had their op Photo by JERILEE BENNETT/THE GAZETTE
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