Both leaders think the clashes are worthwhile for a proposal that would block an April 1 cut of 21 percent in Medicare fees for physicians, revamp how they’re paid and replenish money for a popular children’s health program.
“All of these bills are based on false information about supposed gaps in state and federal regulations that are actually talking points from the environmental lobby, and not based on reality,” the Denver-based group’s vice president of government and public affairs, Kathleen Sgamma, said in a statement.
Moreno’s bill was being introduced Thursday. It would increase the minimum wage by a dollar each year until reaching $12.50 by 2020.
“What I think we need is a very detailed report of exactly what went wrong, when it went wrong, and who you hold responsible for those mishaps and miscalculations,” Rice told the VA officials. She said she wanted them to come up with a report by next week.
“The economy is going up, we knew it was going to bump up the surplus, and it was always just a question of how much,” he said.
DENVER | A bill to make it harder to sue condominium builders has cleared its first hurdle in the Colorado Legislature. The measure would make it harder to sue builders of single and multifamily homes for defective construction. It would require that a homeowners’ association use a mediator before suing, and require them to get written […]
DENVER | The battle over whether to allow Colorado supermarkets to sell wine and beer could end up being decided by voters themselves and opponents are going on the offensive. Colorado liquor store owners and breweries expect a ballot proposal in the 2016 election and plan to launch an opposition campaign called “Keep Colorado Local” on […]
“The VA couldn’t lead starving troops to a chow hall when it comes to managing a construction project. The VA’s mismanagement of this project is beyond belief and brings into question the competence of their leadership at every level,” he said in the statement.
“That’s an extraordinarily long period of time, given the hardness of Colorado winters,” said Jeff Ruebel, a lawyer who defends builders in defect cases.
DENVER | Visitation to Colorado’s ski resorts remained strong in January and February, despite unseasonably warm and dry weather at the beginning of the year. The trade group Colorado Ski Country USA said Monday that skier visits at its 21 member resorts in January and February were up 3.7 percent compared to the same time last […]