Gov. Polis and Legislative Leadership Announce Agreement on the Disbursement of Federal CARES Act Funds to Immediately Respond to the COVID-19 Health and Economic Crisis

May 19, 2020

DENVER – Governor Jared Polis, in collaboration with legislative leadership, announced today the allocation of $1.674 billion in federal funds from the CARES Act that will immediately support the State’s robust response to the COVID-19 crisis as well as key investments needed for economic recovery.  “COVID-19 has taken the lives of too many Coloradans and

Reps. Exum, Snyder, Praise U.S. Space Command Announcement

May 15, 2020

Representatives welcome the announcement that Space Force will call Colorado Home for the foreseeable future DENVER, CO– Representatives Tony Exum, Sr. and Marc Snyder celebrated an announcement today that Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs will be the provisional headquarters of the U.S. Space Command for the next six years.  “Colorado Springs has always

JOINT RELEASE: General Assembly Dems Demand Federal Relief; Send Letter to Congress

May 14, 2020

DENVER, CO–– General Assembly Democrats today sent a letter to Congress following Tuesday’s devastating economic and revenue forecast, calling on Congress to prioritize flexible state funding to protect communities from revenue shortfalls caused by COVID-19.  “Colorado is facing a desperate budgetary situation. With a more than $3 billion deficit, many of our critical programs that