Tyler’s Small Business Bill Advances

January 30, 2013

(Jan. 29) – A central component of the House Democrats’ jobs and economic development package took a step forward today when a bill to increase funding for the state’s Small Business Development Center system was approved by the House Business, Labor & Economic & Workforce Development Committee. HB13-1002, sponsored by Rep. Max Tyler (D-Lakewood), would

Kraft-Tharp Bills to Improve Health Care Pass Committee

January 29, 2013

(Jan. 29) – Two bills that will help streamline and improve access to health care passed the House Health , Insurance & Environment Committee today. Both are sponsored by Rep. Tracy Kraft-Tharp (D-Arvada). “Both of these bills’ intent is to improve the effectiveness of our health care system here in Colorado,” Rep. Kraft-Tharp said. HB13-1074

House OKs Lebsock Bill Helping Distressed Homeowners

January 29, 2013

(Jan. 29) – The House gave final approval today to a bill by Rep. Steve Lebsock (D-Thornton) to close a loophole in home mortgage loan modifications. In cases where mortgages are sold while they are in the process of being modified, current Colorado law allows the new servicers of the mortgages to disregard the proposed