Colorado’s Budget

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Colorado’s Budget

Our Joint Budget Committee members closed the Long Bill today in preparation for the Senate next week, and the House the following week.  It’s a tough budget with effects on our hospitals, transportation, and education in 2017-18. Why?  Colorado’s robust economy has triggered both TABOR refunds and Gallagher property tax adjustments – two Colorado constitutional […]

Bill Signed

Posted by on Mar 17, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Bill Signed

I’m proud to announce the signing of my first sponsored bill of the Legislative Session into law!  House Bill 17-1131:  Authority to Contact Administration College Opportunity Fund, was signed by Governor Hickenlooper on March 8th, 2017.  The law permits the Colorado student loan program to enter into an agreement with the department of higher education […]