Hickenlooper Budget Plan Balances Cuts, Pace Says

November 1, 2011

November 1, 2011 (Denver) – State Rep. Sal Pace (D-Pueblo), the leader of the Democrats in the state House of Representatives, released the following statement today after Gov. John Hickenlooper unveiled his 2012 budget proposal: “I believe the governor has presented a budget that is balanced in its cuts and preserves needed programs for our

Wilson to Support Effort to Retain Dedicated Water Funds

October 18, 2011

October 18, 2011 (Denver) – State Rep. Roger Wilson announced today that he will seek House of Representatives approval of a resolution to end the siphoning of water revenues for purposes that aren’t related to management of Colorado’s water conservation projects. Wilson, a Glenwood Springs Democrat whose sprawling Western Slope district also includes Aspen and

Duran Reacts to Judge’s Decision In Denver Voter Access Case

October 7, 2011

October 7, 2011 (Denver) – Rep. Crisanta Duran (D-Denver) issued the following statement after a Denver judge refused to issue a preliminary injunction against the Denver Clerk and Recorder which would have prohibited her office from sending ballots to inactive voters: “This is a win for the 54,000-plus legally registered voters of Denver who would

House Dem. Leader Pace Announces New Committee Assignments

August 11, 2011

August 11, 2011 DENVER – Today, House Democratic Leader Sal Pace (D-Pueblo) appointed the newest member of the General Assembly, Representative Dave Young (D-Greeley), to two House committees of reference. Rep. Young will serve on the House Transportation Committee, and will also take former Representative Jim Riesberg’s place on the House Health and Environment Committee.