Leveling Playing Field for CO Businesses

April 26, 2013

(April 26) – The House gave final approval this morning to Speaker Mark Ferrandino’s bill to level the playing field for Colorado’s Main Street merchants and support Colorado jobs. The vote was 37-23. Rep. Frank McNulty (R-Highlands Ranch) joined the House Democrats in support of Colorado’s brick-and-mortar businesses and the jobs they create, but said

Public Safety Bill Gets Strong Bipartisan Support

April 26, 2013

(April 26) – A bill to help law enforcement locate people believed to be in danger of imminent harm passed the House today by a vote of 52 to eight. HB13-1308, sponsored by Reps. Daniel Kagan (D-Cherry Hills Village) and Bob Gardner (R-Colorado Springs), allows a law enforcement agency to direct a cellular service provider

Helping CO Businesses and Jobs

April 26, 2013

(April 25) – The House gave preliminary approval tonight to Speaker Mark Ferrandino’s bill to level the playing field for Colorado’s Main Street merchants and support Colorado jobs. SB13-200 would set up the Colorado framework for the federal Marketplace Fairness Act, which passed another procedural test in the U.S. Senate today and is given a

Breast Cancer Screenings: Saving Women’s Lives

April 26, 2013

(April 25) – A bill to ensure women have access to all types of breast imaging to help save more women’s lives passed the House on second reading today. Under current law, a mammogram is one type of breast imaging used for screening and is covered pursuant to state law. But many times further tests