House Dems’ Eco-Devo Package? Done.

May 8, 2013

(May 8) – Wrapping up the 2013 legislative session in the same way it began, the House completed legislative action this morning on three of its core bills to pump up the state’s economy and connect Coloradans to good jobs. Winning final General Assembly approval were: ·        HB13-1001, sponsored by Reps. Dave Young (D-Greeley) and

Supporting Colorado Seniors

May 6, 2013

(May 6) – A bill to put additional funding in the Older Coloradans Fund to increase services to seniors passed the House today by a vote of 46 to 19. SB13-127, sponsored in the House by Rep. Dianne Primavera (D-Broomfield), increases the Older Coloradans Fund by $2 million, increasing the total from the general fund

Standing Up for Rural Colorado

May 6, 2013

(May 6) – A bill that will support expanding medical access in rural Colorado passed the House today by a vote of 47 to 18. SB13-264, sponsored in the House by Reps. Mike McLachlan (D-Durango) and Ed Vigil (D-Fort Garland), requires the Commission on Family Medicine to support the development of rural family medicine residency