Bill to Abolish Columbus Day Passes the House

February 19, 2020

DENVER, CO — The Colorado House today passed a bill to remove state recognition of Columbus Day, a holiday named after the perpetrator of numerous crimes against humanity, and instead create a holiday that recognizes humanitarian Frances Xavier Cabrini. The new holiday would be the first state holiday named after a woman and would honor

House Passes Colorado Partnership for Quality Jobs and Services Act

February 18, 2020

Legislation would improve state services and allow state employees to join together to bargain for better pay and terms of employment DENVER, CO — The Colorado House today passed the Colorado Partnership for Quality Jobs and Services Act by a vote of 41-23. HB20-1153, sponsored by Representative Daneya Esgar and cosponsored by the entire House