Snyder & Exum Bills Raise Pay for CO Military Forces, Improve Services for Veterans

February 25, 2020

Legislation advanced today would raise the minimum daily pay for state military forces and improve services for veterans in community living centers DENVER, CO– Bipartisan legislation sponsored by Representatives Tony Exum and Marc Snyder to raise the minimum daily pay for state military forces and improve services for veterans in community living centers today passed

Bill Sponsors of FAMLI Proposal Affirm Commitment to Colorado Workers

February 24, 2020

DENVER — Senator Faith Winter and Representative Matt Gray released the following statement regarding their dedication to creating a fair family and medical leave benefit for Colorado. “We are fully committed to passing a paid family and medical leave program this year. The approach we’ve been working on would provide a much-needed benefit to Colorado

McLachlan’s Rural Economic Development Grant Improvements Advance

February 24, 2020

DENVER, CO– The House Committee on Rural Affairs and Agriculture today unanimously voted to approve Representative Barbara McLachlan’s bill to strengthen the Rural Economic Development Initiative (REDI) Grant program. The REDI program provides grants that strengthen and diversify rural economies and create new jobs. The bill has already passed the Senate on a bipartisan vote.

Buentello Blockbuster: House Approves Four Bills to Improve Special Ed, Support Veterans and Rural Law Enforcement

February 21, 2020

DENVER, CO — The House today took overwhelmingly bipartisan votes to pass two bills sponsored by Representative Bri Buentello that would give educators the tools they need to serve special education students and allow disabled veterans to more easily access State Parks free of charge.  “Passing these bills today represents one of my proudest accomplishments