Rep. Buckner Named Speaker Pro Tempore

December 2, 2018

(Dec. 2) – Rep. Janet Buckner, D-Aurora was appointed Speaker Pro Tempore today by Speaker-designate KC Becker, D-Boulder. “Janet has been a respected figure in the capitol, a leader within our caucus and a tireless advocate for the community. This position will allow her to continue to build bridges. I can think of no better

Rep. Roberts Appointed to Capital Development Committee

November 19, 2018

Roberts Set to Chair the Committee (Nov. 19) – Speaker-designate KC Becker, D-Boulder appointed Rep. Dylan Roberts to the Capital Development Committee (CDC), a joint House-Senate panel that reviews funding requests for capital projects across the state. Roberts was elected chair of the committee by his colleagues this morning. “I am honored to have been

Trump Admin Making Campuses More Dangerous

November 16, 2018

Senate Republicans Blocked a Bill to Address Sexual Misconduct in Higher Education (Nov. 16) – Secretary Betsy DeVos and the federal Department of Education released guidance regarding campus sexual assault and misconduct under Title IX that would make it harder for victims to achieve justice and more difficult to hold institutions accountable for mishandling complaints.

Becker Appoints Esgar and Hansen to JBC

November 13, 2018

(Nov. 13) – Today, Speaker-designate KC Becker appointed Rep. Daneya Esgar, D-Pueblo and Rep. Chris Hansen, D-Denver to serve on the Joint Budget Committee for the 72nd General Assembly. “Coloradans in rural, urban and suburban communities will be well served with Reps. Esgar and Hansen at the helm of the JBC, as proven leaders who