With the economy recovering and more revenue projected in the state’s general fund this year, Colorado lawmakers in the House on Thursday night gave initial approval to a state budget proposal. After tussling for several hours over a barrage of amendments, they passed a plan with increased cash for wildfire prevention and flood recovery, as […]
A compromise workers’ compensation reform bill went from picking up little Republican support to picking up absolutely no GOP backing as the Colorado House gave its final approval to the measure Thursday on a Democratic-led party-line vote Wednesday. House Bill 1383, sponsored by Rep. Angela Williams, D-Denver, would increase from two to four the minimum […]
A workers’ compensation reform bill that business leaders have been worrying about all legislative session got finalized on Wednesday — but in a form that very few company leaders are expected to fear anymore.