Lois Court (Senate 31)
Increasing the fines for texting while driving--out of Senate State Affairs, unanimous out of Senate Finance
If citizens pass a statute, we should protect that
That did not pass, but it still needs to be a discussion
End of Life Options
Is there any movement to take the redistricting out of the purview of the legislature? Yes, they have all failed
Bike bill failed, it will probably not make it all the way through. It is being killed in a partisan way
Town Hall--March 4th and March 18th
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Joined with the adorable Ashton
Offer to come down and visit Alec and watch all of the floor work
Working on a bill to incentivize mediation instead of litigation to make it faster, easier, and cheaper to get your documents
Biggest Issues for the House
Protecting Homeowners and also build more condos
Budget issues--hospital provider fee
Are there any specific days to visit? Start at 9 Tues-Friday, start at 10 on Mondays. Come and join right in the morning!
Duran--roads vs. schools
We can't fix the 9 billion dollars of CDOT projects with existing resources, that means we would have to cut education budgets
We need new revenue to fix the CDOT--referred measure to raise taxes to fix infrastructure
How does a possible national infrastructure bill affect us?
Transportation is currently funded through a gas tax that hasn't been increased since 1991, we need a new source of revenue to fund these projects
Climate Change legislation?
Select Committee on Energy, Matt Jones is the dem lead on that, there is some progress being made on discussions
Running to be the Colorado Democratic Party Treasurer
"I'm smart, I'm dynamic, I'm a team player, and I persist"
New chair of the Denver Democratic Party
A few task forces/committees: mobilization, diversity & outreach, GOTV