January 10, 2012 (Denver) – Soaring Medicaid costs are straining the state budget. Today, Rep. Dave Young and Minority Leader Mark Ferrandino proposed a bill to save money and maximize health outcomes. “Colorado families are still suffering from the aftereffects of the Great Recession and thus the Medicaid rolls continue to grow,” Rep. Young (D-Greeley)
January 9, 2012 (Denver) – House Democrats rolled out three more job-creation proposals today, a package focused on nurturing the small businesses and new technologies that are the leading sources of jobs for Coloradans. “There’s a lot of talk about job creation in this building, but this package is actually going to be creating jobs,”
January 9, 2012 The Facts Tech Transfer – Rep. Dave Young (D-Greeley) Colorado’s research institutions are incubators of new technologies that can revolutionize industries all over the world. If we can help transfer those new technologies from those institutions to the private sector, there is no doubt we will create plenty of new jobs
Dems announce ‘Skills for Jobs’ Act to help Coloradans find jobs that match their skills January 8, 2012 (Denver) – House Democrats continued rolling out their 2012 jobs agenda today with a bill that will make it easier for private industry and the state’s educational institutions to work together to connect Coloradans to good jobs.