• News for Political

    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Capitol Business Preview: What Businesses Need To Know This Week At The Colorado Legislature   Much of the 2019 legislative session will focus on the revival of business-aimed bills that have died in the past two years, dealing with subjects from paid family leave to oil/gas regulation to the ability of local governments to increase the minimum wage. But this week, the Colorado Senate will ...read more
    Categories: Political
    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Ahead of President Trump's State of the Union address Tuesday, Business Roundtable CEOs highlighted policy priorities needed to "support strong, sustained economic growth." In a statement, Business Roundtable Chairman Jamie Dimon, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of JPMorgan Chase, described the United States as a global leader where all Americans have the opportunity to succeed. "But our ...read more
    Categories: Political
    Tuesday, January 29, 2019
    Westminster City Council on Jan. 28 selected Michele Haney and Jon Voelz to fill the vacancies created by the resignation of former Councillors Shannon Bird and Emma Pinter. Haney will fulfill the rest of Bird’s term, which expires in November 2019. Voelz will fulfill the rest of Pinter’s term, which expires in November 2021. Bird was elected to the office of State Representative, House ...read more
    Categories: Community, Political
    Monday, January 21, 2019
    Last November’s election brought major changes to Colorado’s state government, changes that are starting to play out with the start of the 2019 session of the Colorado General Assembly. With a new Governor and new legislative leadership, JeffCo’s business community is closely watching to how the new majorities handle business issues this year.   One of the Democratic leadership’s top ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Political