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    Friday, June 26, 2020
    It’s Friday, June 26, 2020. 130 days until Election Day. Below are today's updates. No action is required. Please feel free to share this information with interested community partners. You can expect the next update to come Monday evening.Key Takeaway: Coronavirus will add 500,000 people to Colorado’s Medicaid rolls — with major consequences for the health care system.  For years, lawmakers in ...read more
    Categories: Political
    Thursday, June 18, 2020
    In what already feels like the longest year ever, the seemingly interminable 2020 legislative session finally gaveled to a close on Monday night. After making it more than half-way through a regular (if ambitious) session with major leadership priorities dominating the agenda, it abruptly came a halt in mid-March as the Legislature temporarily adjourned just before Governor Polis’ stay-at-home ...read more
    Categories: Political
    Thursday, June 18, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Media Contact: Ashley Vervilleashley.verville@mail.house.gov | (303) 919-6050  Perlmutter Statement on Supreme Court Decision on DACA  Lakewood, Colo. – Today, U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter (CO-07) issued the following statement after the Supreme Court ruled against the Trump administration’s attempt to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The DACA ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, June 17, 2020
    JCPH Urges Residents to Continue to Take Steps to Prevent COVID-19Local cases begin to decline, but the virus is still present  Jefferson County, Colo. — As cases of COVID-19 begin to decline in Jefferson County, Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) reminds residents we must all continue to take important steps to sustain this momentum. This is especially important as our businesses and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, June 16, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 16, 2020Contact: HHS Press Office 202-690-6343media@hhs.govFact Sheet: Explaining Operation Warp SpeedWhat’s the goal? Operation Warp Speed (OWS) aims to deliver 300 million doses of a safe, effective vaccine for COVID-19 by January 2021, as part of a broader strategy to accelerate the development, manufacturing, and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, therapeutics, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, June 16, 2020
    RTD is ready to get the region moving again The Regional Transportation District (RTD) is ready to get the region moving again, and the agency is making strides to safely welcome riders back.“We want our customers to know that we are all in this together, and as part of the community, RTD has faced the same challenges and uncertainties as they have during these extraordinary times, but we are here ...read more
    Categories: Press Release