A Majority of Democrats in the General Assembly Call for Senator Holbert and Representative Neville to Attend Additional Training Before Voting or Making Recommendations on New Sexual Harassment Policies

September 20, 2018

Denver, CO —  In response to several Republicans who recently trivialized the allegations of sexual assault made by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford against President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Facebook, a majority of Democrats in the General Assembly sent a letter to the Executive Committee asking that Senate Majority Leader Chris Holbert and House Minority

Duran, Becker Applaud Bennet’s Stand Against Trump’s SCOTUS Nominee

September 11, 2018

(Sept. 11) – Speaker Crisanta Duran and Majority Leader KC Becker applauded U.S. Senator Michael Bennet’s recent announcement that he will vote “no” on President Trump’s nominee to the United States Supreme Court, Judge Brett Kavanaugh. In July, Duran and Becker urged Senator Cory Gardner and Senator Bennet to oppose the nomination. Unfortunately, Senator Gardner

Reps. Reflect on Northern Colorado Floods 5 Years Later

September 10, 2018

(Sept. 10) – Five years ago, Lyons, Evans, Greeley and other areas of Northern Colorado were hit hard by floods that damaged homes, destroyed two parks and left eight dead. This year, Governor Hickenlooper signed HB18-1394, sponsored by Rep. Jonathan Singer, D-Longmont. The bill creates a policy group to help coordinate the state’s response in

Speaker Duran’s Statement on Anniversary of Trump’s Decision to End DACA

September 5, 2018

17,000 Dreamers Contribute More Than $800 Million To Colorado’s Economy (Sept. 5) – Speaker Crisanta Duran issued the following statement recognizing the one-year anniversary of the Trump Administration’s politically motivated decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program: “One year ago, President Trump created chaos when he folded to his extreme political

Democratic Latin@ Legislative Caucus Urges Trump Administration to Reject Citizenship Question in 2020 Census

August 7, 2018

  (Aug. 7) – The members of the Colorado Democratic Latin@ Legislative Caucus wrote to Commerce Department Secretary Wilbur Ross today to express their strong opposition to the proposed addition of a citizenship question into the 2020 Census. The deadline for public comments is this evening at 9:59 pm MT. Latinos are the second largest

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