CO Continues to Outpace National Economy

December 22, 2014

(Dec. 22) – Rep. Millie Hamner, D-Dillon, the vice chairwoman of the legislative Joint Budget Committee, said today that new state revenue forecasts would help clear the way for policies “to ensure that our economic recovery reaches all Coloradans in all areas of the state.” This morning, the Legislative Council and the governor’s Office of

Danielson Appointed to Three House Committees

December 12, 2014

(Dec. 12) – Rep.-elect Jessie Danielson, D-Wheat Ridge, was appointed to the House Agriculture, Livestock & Natural Resources, Public Health & Human Services and Local Government Committees today by Speaker-designate Dickey Lee Hullinghorst, D-Boulder. “I’m eager to get going and thrilled with my assignments,” Rep.-elect Danielson said. “I represent Wheat Ridge, Golden, Edgewater, Mountain View,

McCann Returns as Head of Health, Insurance & Environment

December 12, 2014

(Dec. 12) – Rep. Beth McCann, D-Denver, was reappointed chairwoman of the Health, Insurance & Environment Committee today by Speaker designate Dickey Lee Hullinghorst, D-Boulder. Rep. McCann will also serve as a member of the Appropriations and Legal Services Committees. “I’m looking forward to building on our achievements of the past two years in HIE,

Pabon Becomes Speaker Pro Tempore

December 12, 2014

(Dec. 12) – Rep. Dan Pabon, D-Denver, was appointed speaker pro tempore today by Speaker-designate Dickey Lee Hullinghorst, D-Boulder. The speaker pro tem presides over the House when the speaker is absent. It is the only leadership position not elected by the majority caucus; it is the speaker’s choice alone. “Dan and I share the