House GOP Slams Door on Colorado Homeowners

March 14, 2012

March 14, 2012 (Denver) – A bill to protect homeowners and ensure that banks and lenders prove they have the legal right to foreclose was killed in the House Economic Development Committee today.  The bill, lauded by consumer advocacy organizations across the state, was sponsored by Rep. Beth McCann (D-Denver). This bill, HB12-1156, required foreclosing

House GOP Sends More Taxpayer Dollars Down the Drain

March 7, 2012

March 7, 2012 (Denver) – A bipartisan bill that saves Colorado taxpayers more than $164,000 a day was finally signed into law today, but not without some grandstanding in which House Speaker Frank McNulty ensured that he wrung every last possible dime out of Colorado taxpayers. HB12-1005, sponsored by Rep. Dan Pabon (D-Denver) and Sen. Ted

House OKs Singer’s Bill Fixing ‘Prius Credit’ Confusion

March 6, 2012

March 6, 2012 (Denver) – The House passed a bill this morning to help Coloradans who lease Toyota Priuses or other hybrid vehicles and have run into hassles with their finance agencies over who gets to claim the federal innovative motor vehicle tax credit. HB12-1299 is the first bill sponsored by Rep. Jonathan Singer (D-Longmont) to