House Passes Broadband Funding Reform

May 9, 2017

 (May 9) – The House closed in today on final agreement on a significant telecomms reform intended to spur the expansion of broadband internet service in rural Colorado. Lack of broadband service hurts rural schools, hospitals and residents and makes rural communities less competitive in their economic development efforts. SB17-306, sponsored in the House by

Forever Mile High

April 28, 2016

(April 28) – A bill by Rep. Dan Pabon, D-Denver, to ensure ‘Mile High’ remains a part of Broncos Stadium passed the House Business Affairs & Labor Committee on an 11-2 vote this afternoon. “The ‘Mile High’ name is synonymous with Denver,” said Rep. Pabon. “We should put that name and legacy in statute so

Esgar and Vigil Supporting American-Made

April 15, 2016

(April 15) – In the face of another round of steel industry layoffs in Pueblo, Reps. Daneya Esgar, D-Pueblo, and Ed Vigil, D-Alamosa, sponsored a resolution this morning to push the state to prioritize the purchase of Colorado goods and services. “As a granddaughter of two steelworkers, I am proud to introduce this resolution and