Legislative Workplace Interim Study Committee Issues Recommendations

October 19, 2018

Executive Committee to Review Recommendations at a Later Date (Oct. 19) – The Legislative Workplace Interim Study Committee held its final hearing on October 11th and approved a set of recommendations outlining a new process for handling workplace harassment complaints and improving workplace culture at the Capitol. The hearing focused on reviewing the recommendations the

Republicans Kill Bills to Help Rural Colorado

October 15, 2018

GOP Injects Partisanship Into Interim Committee Process  (Oct. 15) – Today, Republican members of the Legislative Council Committee struck down multiple bills that would have helped rural Colorado, taking an unexpectedly partisan turn in a process that is usually relatively routine. The bills put forth by the interim committees were the result of months of

Rep. Pettersen Recognized as Behavioral Health Champion

October 2, 2018

Legislator Has Worked Across the Aisle to Address Colorado’s Opioid Crisis (Oct. 2) – The Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council (CBHC) honored Rep. Brittany Petersen as a Community Behavioral Health Champion for her efforts during the 2018 legislative session. Rep. Pettersen is the only legislator CBHC is honoring this year. During her tenure at the legislature,