Military Day at the Capitol: House Dems Sponsor 3 Resolutions

January 23, 2012

January 23, 2012 (Denver) – Before an audience that included state senators and the senior commanders of the Army and Air Force bases in Colorado, the House of Representatives observed its annual Military Day today, honoring those from Colorado who have died wearing our nation’s uniform and all Coloradans who have served in our armed forces.

Reps. Duran, McCann Roll Out Homeowner Protection Measures

January 22, 2012

January 22, 2012 (Denver) – Two Democratic legislators from Denver launched a pair of bills today to help responsible Colorado families avoid mortgage foreclosure and stay in their homes. The bills introduced at a press conference today by Reps. Crisanta Duran and Beth McCann will protect Colorado neighborhoods and Colorado home values in a real estate

Jonathan Singer Is Newest State Representative

January 22, 2012

January 22, 2012 (Denver) – Jonathan Singer, a Longmont social caseworker, is the newest member of the Colorado House of Representatives and the 32nd member of the House Democratic caucus. Rep. Singer, 32, was selected on Saturday, Jan. 21, by a Boulder County Democratic Party vacancy committee. He will complete the term of Deb Gardner, who resigned

Tech Transfer Bill Survives First Test

January 21, 2012

January 31, 2012 (Denver) – A major component of the House Democrats’ 2012 jobs package advanced today when the Tech Transfer bill sponsored by Rep. Dave Young and Minority Leader Mark Ferrandino was approved by the House Economic & Business Development Committee. The panel voted 7-5 to send the bill to the Appropriations Committee. The Tech