Benavidez Bill Boosting Construction Jobs Passes House

April 2, 2018

(April 2) – Rep. Adrienne Benavidez’s bill to spur workforce development in the construction trades passed the House today. Colorado will need upwards of 30,000 construction workers in the next 20 years, but the industry is struggling to find enough skilled workers to meet the need. HB-1278, sponsored by Rep. Benavidez, D-Adams County, will help

House Dems Push for Fairness & Transparency in Arbitration

March 23, 2018

(March 23) – The House passed two bills today to protect Colorado consumers and ensure fairness and transparency in arbitration.  HB18-1262, the Arbitration Transparency Act sponsored by Reps. Dominique Jackson, D-Aurora, and Dylan Roberts, D-Eagle creates basic transparency and record keeping requirements for arbitration service providers, so that the public may see an arbitrator’s list

Duran’s Affordable Housing Expansion Advances

March 19, 2018

(March 19) – A bipartisan bill to expand a tax credit to make housing more affordable for more Coloradans made a successful debut in the House today. SB18-007, sponsored in the House by Speaker Crisanta Duran, D-Denver, and Rep. Jon Becker, R-Fort Morgan, passed the House Finance Committee on a vote of 10-3. “This bill