Thanks to Shawn Smith for organizing and to Rep. Paul Rosenthal for hosting our Day at the Capitol. A very special highlight: being seated on the House Floor and observing Paul's VERY MOVING PRESENTATION of the HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL RESOLUTION! Thanks also to Lou Irwin, DPOD Public Policy Committee Chair - and Legislative Aide to Senator Irene Aguilar - for showing us around the Capitol Building!!

For the Quiz - Several Colorado State Symbols You May Not Be Aware Of!!

State Folk Dance:                       The Square Dance
State Fossil:                                Stegosaurus
State Reptile:                              Western Painted Turtle
State Summer Heritage Sport:    Pack Burro Racing
State Cactus:                               Claret Cup Cactus
State Rock:                                  Yule Marble (Found Only Near Marble, Colorado)
State Fish:                                   Greenback Cutthroat Trout
State Bird:                                    Lark Bunting
State Flower:                               White and Lavender Columbine



Your HD9 Officers - with your help - are looking forward to enhancing our party's presence in Southeast Denver and to filling a handful of appointive committee opportunities going into 2015 - and beyond!! Great opportunities to get more involved the goings-on in HD9 and Denver Dems !! Ask an Officer!!