Press Releases

Sep 22, 2022

JOINT RELEASE: Forecast Shows Colorado’s Economic Outlook Remains Strong Despite Global Challenges

JBC Dems prioritize saving people money, making Colorado more affordable

Sep 22, 2022

JOINT RELEASE: JBC Approves Critical Funding to Bolster State’s Monkeypox Public Health Response, Keep Coloradans Safe & Healthy

$3.35 million request includes $1 million to staff vaccine clinics and almost $800k for mobile vaccine units

Sep 19, 2022

JOINT RELEASE: Hansen, Cutter Honored as Inaugural “Champions of a Free Press”

Lawmakers recognized for work to improve access to public information, support a free and independent press

Sep 16, 2022

JOINT RELEASE: McCluskie Leads Joint Letter from Lawmakers Urging Biden to Protect Public Lands in Colorado

Thirty four Colorado lawmakers led by Representative Julie McCluskie today urged President Biden to protect the public lands within the Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act (CORE Act).

Sep 8, 2022

JOINT RELEASE: COLORADO COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM TO AWARD LEGISLATOR OF THE YEAR TO MCCLUSKIE, SNYDER, BUCKNER AND KOLKER

The lawmakers will be recognized for their outstanding support of the community college system during the 2022 legislative session

Sep 8, 2022

ROBERTS AND MCLACHLAN CELEBRATE HISTORIC BROADBAND INVESTMENTS

DURANGO, CO – Representatives Dylan Roberts and Barbara McLachlan today celebrated a historic $22.8 million investment in broadband grants that will connect 4,267 homes to high speed internet across Colorado. This funding, awarded last week by the Broadband Deployment Board, comes from a combination of state and federal funds, including $35 million of stimulus funds provided through HB21-1289.

Sep 2, 2022

JOINT RELEASE: WINTER, CUTTER & BERNETT HONORED FOR WORK TO COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE AT STATE CAPITOL

Legislative leaders were recognized for their efforts to improve air quality, preserve natural resources, and protect public health

Aug 29, 2022

JOINT RELEASE: STORY, CUTTER & TITONE JOIN LOCAL LEADERS, COMMUNITY MEMBERS FOR TOWN HALL ON ELECTION INTEGRITY

Lawmakers tout Colorado Election Security Act championed by Colorado Democrats

Aug 24, 2022

GOV. POLIS, LIEUTENANT GOV. PRIMAVERA, HIGHER-ED DIRECTOR PACCIONE, COMMUNITY COLLEGE LEADERS, STATE LAWMAKERS ANNOUNCE LAUNCH OF PROGRAM TO HELP SAVE HEALTH CARE STUDENTS MONEY

Free community college for aspiring health care professionals builds upon Polis Administration’s work to save Coloradans money while building the workforce for the future

Aug 10, 2022

JOINT RELEASE: WILDFIRE PREPAREDNESS LAW CHAMPIONED BY STORY, ROBERTS GOES INTO EFFECT

A new law, championed by Senator Tammy Story, D-Conifer, and Representative Dylan Roberts, D-Avon, to ensure Colorado communities have the resources necessary to prepare for future wildfires, went into effect today.

Jul 6, 2022

ESGAR, CARAVEO, MULLICA PRAISE POLIS ACTION TO PROTECT ABORTION PATIENTS AND PROVIDERS

Majority Leader Daneya Esgar, sponsor of the Colorado Reproductive Health Equity Act, pediatrician Yadira Caraveo, and ER Nurse Kyle Mullica today released the following statements praising Governor Jared Polis’ executive order to protect health care providers and patients’ medical privacy.

Jul 1, 2022

JOINT RELEASE: NEW LAWS TO BOLSTER COLORADO’S BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CARE WORKFORCE, HELP STREAMLINE VITAL SERVICES GO INTO EFFECT

Today, two laws signed by Governor Jared Polis to help transform Colorado’s behavioral health system officially went into effect.