What is the Colorado General Assembly Doing about PERA?

Posted by on Apr 23, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments
What is the Colorado General Assembly Doing about PERA?

PERA, or the Public Employees’ Retirement Association, provides retirement benefits to over half a million Coloradans. Many PERA retirees are teachers, but the program also provides retirement benefits for State Troopers, public works employees, and corrections officers. PERA has been a hot topic this legislative session, largely because of the $32 billion unfunded liability the […]

Using the General Assembly Website Like a Pro

Posted by on Apr 11, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Using the General Assembly Website Like a Pro

Following the goings on of the Colorado General Assembly can feel like a daunting task. Over 600 bills (in addition to numerous memorials and resolutions) are introduced each year by the General Assembly’s 100 members. Fortunately, Colorado is a nationwide leader in government transparency and developed an incredibly useful tool to aid in the monitoring of […]