Leaders of Colorado General Assembly Address Business Issues at Business Legislative Preview

Photo courtesy of Dave Anderson at InSync Photography + Design. View all event photos here. DENVER—Jan. 9, Colorado’s business community heard firsthand from leaders of the Colorado General Assembly about their plans, priorities and predictions for the 2024 legislative session. The Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce and Colorado Competitive Council’s (C3) 2024 Business Legislative Preview … Read Post

Regional Mayors Discuss Local Challenges at Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce’s State of the City Event, Presented by United Airlines

View all event photos on our Facebook page. Photos provided by Dave Anderson with InSync Photography + Design. DENVER—The Metro Denver business community heard from a panel of regional mayors about the strengths and challenges of their cities at the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce’s 2023 State of the City event, presented by United Airlines. … Read Post

The Latest in Denver’s Runoff Elections

The Latest in Denver’s Mayoral Runoff As covered in Denverite, the election for mayor has recently been something of an endorsement arms race. The Chamber has not endorsed any candidate for mayor or city council, and while this is not a cumulative list, there are a few highlights to be aware of. Lisa Calderón — … Read Post

Gov. Jared Polis Joins Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce to Discuss Business Outcomes From Session for 2023 State of the State, Presented by Xcel Energy

Photo courtesy of Dave Anderson at InSync Photography + Design. View all event photos here. DENVER – May 9, the Colorado business community heard from Gov. Jared Polis and the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce about the outcomes of the 2023 legislative session at the Chamber’s annual State of the State address, presented by Xcel … Read Post

The Final Days of the 2023 Legislative Session

With just a few days remaining in Colorado’s 2023 legislative session, Governor Jared Polis has signed more than 150 bills into law. By law, signed legislation takes effect in August, 90 days after the general assembly adjourns, unless otherwise specified in the bill. But the bills signed by Governor Polis reflect just a portion of … Read Post

The Veto List

With fewer than two weeks remaining in the 2023 session, hundreds of bills still await action under the Gold Dome. Many of the bills that the Chamber has been working on throughout session are slowly making their way through the legislative process. The legislature is significantly behind schedule this year – and between procedures and … Read Post

Full Steam Ahead – The Final Weeks of the Legislative Session

With just a few weeks remaining in the legislative session, the Colorado General Assembly is not wasting a moment trying to pass legislation prioritized by the Democratic majority. With hundreds of bills still awaiting hearings, it’s long days and weekend work for legislators. And yet, legislators continue to introduce sweeping bills on issues like energy … Read Post