HB21-1274 is a real head scratcher This bill would direct the department of personnel to inventory any unused state-owned buildings, then seek out developers who would be willing to convert them into affordable housing or renewable energy facilities. Two Questions: Has our state government grown so large, it doesn’t know what properties we own, and … More Things that make you say hmmmm
SB21-238 was introduced this week and our state legislature is about to take us all for a ride. If passed, the Front Range Passenger Rail District would be created “for the purpose of planning, designing, developing, financing, constructing, operating, and maintaining a passenger rail system and specifying the territory, governing structure, powers, and duties of the district.” With … More All Aboard!
Senate Bill 21-199: Remove Barriers to Certain Public Opportunities This bill would provide public benefits to anyone in Colorado, regardless of legal status. (think K-12 education, higher education, healthcare, COVID stimulus money, etc.) Most folks agree that our country needs more workers and that there are many jobs that go unfilled. This bill would … More Open the Floodgates!
Republican Liberty Caucus of Colorado Responds to “Marxist Conspiracy” Facebook Post It has come to our attention that a former member of the Republican Liberty Caucus of Colorado created a Facebook post on Tuesday that insinuated that the recent mass shooting in Boulder was part of a “Marxist conspiracy.” Our organization does not condone that … More For Immediate Release 3/25/21
The “Colorado Option” Health Care Plan This is the most anticipated bill this year. HB21-1232 will create a “standardized health benefit plan” that will “encourage” insurance providers to offer health care coverage at progressively lower rates over the next several years. If they don’t, government will step in with a sledgehammer. The Commissioner of Insurance … More The One We’ve All Been Waiting For