Rep. Jones Hails Ruling on Reapportionment Maps

December 12, 2011

December 12, 2011 (Denver) – State Rep. Matt Jones, who served on the state reapportionment commission, saluted today’s decision by the state Supreme Court approving reapportionment maps redrawing the boundaries of the state’s House and Senate districts. “We fully complied with the court’s mandate for maps that respect county and city boundaries,” Rep.  Jones (D-Louisville)

Wilson Is Named to Scenic Byways Commission

December 9, 2011

December 9, 2011 (Denver) – State Rep. Roger Wilson (D-Glenwood Springs) was appointed today by Gov. John Hickenlooper to the Colorado Scenic and Historic Byways Commission, which oversees more than 3,000 miles of the planet’s prettiest drives. “I have three Scenic and Historic Byways in my district, and I’m on one of them right now,”

House Democrats Launch New Media Package

December 5, 2011

December 5, 2011 (Denver) –The Colorado House Democrats unveiled a new media package today in preparation for the legislative session beginning in January. Along with a redesigned web site,www.cohousedems.com, they launched a new Twitter account (@cohousedem) and a newFacebook page in an effort to keep Coloradans up-to-date on the latest developments in state government. “Our staff

Rep. Fields Makes 5280’s List of Most Powerful Coloradans

November 29, 2011

November 29, 2011 (Denver) – State Rep. Rhonda Fields has vaulted onto 5280 magazine’s annual list of the 50 most powerful Coloradans. Rep. Fields, ranked 37th, and state Sen. Michael Johnston, 30th, are the only state legislators on the magazine’s list, published in its December edition. Rep. Fields (D-Aurora) has only been in office one year. She