Speaker Becker Reacts to Tri-State Carbon Emissions Reduction Announcement

January 9, 2020

DENVER, CO — Speaker KC Becker (D-Boulder) today issued the following statement reacting to an announcement from the Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association outlining the retirement of all coal generation in Colorado and New Mexico: “I applaud Tri-State’s commitment to Colorado’s clean energy future and am impressed by the bold carbon emissions reduction target they

House Dems to Intro First 10 Bills

January 8, 2020

Colorado House Democrats today will introduce their first 10 bills of the Second-session of the Seventy-Second General Assembly.  “These ten bills reflect our priorities — to invest in our state’s future, protect the Colorado way of life, and build an economy that works for all,” said Speaker KC Becker (D-Boulder). “We’re excited to continue working

Speaker Becker Announces Committee Assignment Changes

January 6, 2020

DENVER, CO — Speaker KC Becker (D-Boulder) today announced the following changes to House committee assignments for the 2020 legislative session: Finance Committee: Rep. Tracy Kraft-Tharp (D-Arvada) replaces Rep. Kerry Tipper (D-Lakewood) and Rep. Shannon Bird (D-Westminster) becomes the Vice-chair.  Health & Insurance Committee: Rep. Kerry Tipper (D-Lakewood) replaces Rep. Sonya Jaquez Lewis (D-Boulder).  Public