Pulling Back the Veil on Hospital Costs

March 23, 2017

(March 23) – A bill by Rep. Chris Kennedy, D-Lakewood, to increase transparency about health care costs in Colorado’s hospitals passed the Health, Insurance & Environment Committee this afternoon with a 7-4 vote. “I started this session hoping to identify some concrete steps we could take to address the growing cost of health care, but

Tackling Dark Money in Political Campaigns

March 15, 2017

(March 15) –Majority Leader KC Becker and Reps. Jeff Bridges, Mike Weissman and Chris Kennedy introduced four pieces of legislation this afternoon to strengthen Colorado’s campaign finance rules on election-related spending. “These bills will close loopholes and increase transparency in Colorado campaign finance law to level the playing field and ensure Colorado voters have a