Tag Archive | "Morgan Carroll"

Privatization of Pinnacol Stalls

A group of lawmakers that heard six days of testimony about the practices of Pinnacol Assurance before this legislative session began oppose privatization of the workers’ compensation insurer.

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, PinnacolComments (0)

SB10-124: Sen. Carroll presents bills to protect consumers and increase transparency

Tweet FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, February 9 2010 CONTACT: Abigail Vacanti Jack Wylie Thurs: Sen. Carroll presents bills to protect consumers and increase transparency DENVER— Thursday, Senator Morgan Carroll (D-Aurora) presents two very important bills to the Senate Health and Human Services Committee. The Senate Committee will take testimony on Senate Bill 76, the Unreasonable […]

Read the full story

Posted in MiscellaneousComments (0)

SB10-124: Trial Lawyers, Docs May End Up Agreeing On Transparency Bill

Could it be that doctors and trial lawyers agree on something?

Read the full story

Posted in Featured StoriesComments (0)

Rep. Court Seeks Public Financing Of Legislative Campaigns

In a bid they say would loosen the grip of special interests on the State Capitol, some Democratic lawmakers are proposing to let qualifying legislative candidates tap public funds to help pay for their races. READ BILL AS CURRENTLY DRAFTED.

Read the full story

Posted in Campaign Finance, Featured StoriesComments (0)

Quest For Colorado’s Senate: Dems Have Strong Upper Hand

Colorado Democrats need to win only eight of 19 open seats in 2010 to retain control of the state Senate, a State Bill Colorado analysis shows.

Read the full story

Posted in Elections, Featured StoriesComments (0)

Sen. Carroll: Citizens Don’t Participate But Lobbyists Sure Do

Sen. Morgan Carroll, D-Aurora, talks with blogger David Thielen about increasing citizen participation at the state Capitol.

Read the full story

Posted in Featured Stories, LegislativeComments (0)

At Least Five New State Audits To Be Released Monday, Tuesday

The General Assembly’s Legislative Audit Committee meets next week to see new audits of a number of organizations that are state entities or receive state funding. Two of the audits concern Recovery Act programs, and two involve higher education (CSU and Metro State).

Read the full story

Posted in Audits, Featured StoriesComments (0)

State Sen. Morgan Carroll Pans Aurora Developer’s Request For Tax Breaks

A company planning a massive development in northeast Aurora is asking the city and school district for as much as $90 million in tax-increment financing incentives to cover the cost of building libraries, recreation centers and cultural facilities.

Read the full story

Posted in Featured StoriesComments (0)