Bills to Protect Firefighters and Help Emergency Response Personnel Become Law

June 29, 2020

Laws will protect water sources and firefighters from PFAS chemicals and provide benefits to Wildland firefighters and emergency response personnel COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — At Fire Station 8 in Colorado Springs this morning, Governor Jared Polis signed five bills that will better protect firefighters and Colorado communities from PFAS exposure, extend workers compensation benefits to

Colorado Supreme Court Upholds Large Capacity Magazine Ban

June 29, 2020

DENVER, CO – This morning, the Colorado Supreme Court ended a seven-year case by ruling that Colorado’s 2013 large capacity magazine ban is constitutional. The law passed in 2013 prohibits the sale and transfer of gun magazines that hold more than 15 rounds of ammunition. House Majority Leader Alec Garnett and Representative Tom Sullivan released

House Dems React to SCOTUS Protecting a Woman’s Right to Choose

June 29, 2020

DENVER, CO – This morning, the Supreme Court blocked an anti-abortion law in Louisiana that would have required extreme, medically unnecessary burdens to be put on medical professionals, which would have led to the closure of all or most abortion clinics in the state. House Speaker KC Becker and House Health and Insurance Committee Chair