Becker Appoints Dems to Economic Stabilization Council

April 6, 2020

House Democrats to serve on four key committees Denver, CO– House Speaker KC Becker, D-Boulder, today announced House Democrats’ appointments to the Governor’s Council on Economic Stabilization and Growth. House Democrats will serve on four of the eight sub-committees.  Rep. Shannon Bird, vice-chair of the House Finance Committee, will join the Financial Services Committee. Rep.

CO Supreme Court Rules GA Can Pause During Emergency, Resume Later

April 1, 2020

Court rules in favor of the GA’s position that during a public health emergency declaration, legislative days do not have to be counted consecutively DENVER, CO — House Democratic Leadership today released the following statements after the Colorado Supreme Court ruled in favor of the General Assembly’s position on the question submitted in the in

JBC Action Postponed Until April 7 at Earliest

March 21, 2020

DENVER, CO — JBC Chair Representative Daneya Esgar, D-Pueblo, and Vice-Chair Senator Dominick Moreno, D-Commerce City, today released the following statements announcing that JBC action will not resume before April 7. “Between the challenges of balancing a budget with a constantly changing economy and the additional public health considerations during the pandemic, we feel it is