Extension of Pueblo Health Care Pilot Program Passes Committee

January 31, 2012

January 31, 2012 (Denver) –A bill sponsored by Reps. Sal Pace and Keith Swerdfeger to extend a pilot program to give more local access to health care in Pueblo passed the Local Government committee yesterday. HB 1017, co-sponsored by Rep. Pace (D-Pueblo), Rep. Keith Swerdfeger (R-Pueblo West) and Sen. Angela Giron (D-Pueblo) extends the Health Access

Now Sworn In, Rep. Singer Joins Economics Committee

January 27, 2012

January 27, 2012 (Denver) – Rep. Jonathan Singer was sworn in today, formally becoming the newest member of the state House of Representatives. Rep. Singer (D-Longmont) took the oath this morning before state Supreme Court Justice Nancy Rice and the assembled House. The House Democratic leader, Rep. Mark Ferrandino, immediately assigned Rep. Singer to the Economic

Young’s First Bill Wins Committee Approval

January 26, 2012

January 26, 2012 (Denver) – Rep. Dave Young’s bill to waive the $15 fee Colorado’s military veterans must pay to have their status imprinted on their driver’s licenses or state ID cards was approved today. The House’s State, Veterans & Military Affairs Committee voted 6-3 to send the measure to the Appropriations Committee. The bill takes