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How to Slow the Cost of Health Care

We know health care is a major concern for our members. In fact, we heard directly from dozens of Chamber members who last winter participated in focus groups about how the cost of health care is impacting them as employers and employees, their families, their colleagues and their companies. What we learned from our members … Read Post

This Week in Policy

The Session is in Full Swing The session kicked off on Jan. 4 and already, just two weeks in, 86 bills have been introduced in the Senate and 124 bills have been introduced in the House. The General Assembly is fully controlled by the Democratic party this year with 19 of the 35 Senators and … Read Post

Legislators Offer Preview of 2019 Session

As legislators of the Colorado General Assembly prepare to start the 2019 session on Friday, Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Kelly Brough encouraged a focus on the issues foundational to our economy – infrastructure, education and health care. “These three pillars are the fundamental responsibility of government, and in Colorado all three … Read Post

Looking Towards the 2019 Legislative Session

We know that policy significantly impacts our companies, and it’s critical that no matter how big or small your organization is that your voice is heard at the Capitol. The Chamber works with all 3,000 of our members to ensure our business voice is heard during each session. With members from such diverse industry, size … Read Post

Looking Back At Election Night

At the Chamber we work to deliver not just great jobs, but a great quality of life. The failure of Proposition 110 means we won’t see major improvements in our transportation experience anytime soon. It’s an understatement to say we are disappointed at the outcome of the vote. Our concern is for all of us, … Read Post

CO’s Transportation Funding: Why We Support Prop 110

We are ALL talking about transportation these days – and it’s clear why: we need to invest more in our transportation system. And, that’s why we are strongly supporting Proposition 110. It’s not the only transportation funding solution on Colorado’s incredibly long ballot, but it is the right one. What we and over 500 statewide … Read Post

Driving Colorado Forward

Let’s Go, Colorado! Coloradans are trying to pump the brakes on the challenges of our transportation system – crumbling roads and bridges that are leading to more time in traffic, more damage to our vehicles and more risk to the safety of those on the road. In November, voters will consider two ballot items on … Read Post