The 2015 legislative session in Colorado got off to a slow start--but yesterday, the new right wing majority in the Colorado Senate showed everyone their true colors.
Tonight, the President will deliver this year’s State of the Union address. With President Obama now in the final two years of his Presidency, there is a lot of buzz about the agenda he’s laying out tonight--no-cost community college, expanding access to broadband internet, and tax relief for the middle class instead of the wealthiest Americans.
Next week, the Colorado Senate gets to work on some important progressive policies that will give more people a fair shot: legislation to cap credit card interest rates, increase transparency for student lending, limit higher ed tuition increases, and provide merit scholarships for top-performing students are all in the works. We’ll keep you up to date on these bills as they move through the legislature.
Let’s show America that Colorado rejects sexual violence no matter who commits it. No one is above the law, no matter how famous or rich they may be. I look forward to seeing you Saturday afternoon.