“Creating jobs?”

While progressives in the Colorado legislature fight to protect and create jobs, once again we’re dealing with an onslaught of ridiculous legislation that helps no one. We need your help to get these time-wasting bills out of the way, so our legislators can focus on...

Fairness in voting is a progressive value

There is no better contrast between the goals of progressives versus the right wing today than the battle at the Colorado state capitol over the right to vote.Voting is the right our democracy is built on. As Americans, when it comes to exercising the most important...

No brainer: support the Employment Opportunity Act

Another important piece of legislation to protect workers is up for debate in the Colorado Senate, and quick action is needed today to ensure it gets passed.Although the economy is recovering slowly, every month since the recession began, more than a quarter of a...

Actually creating jobs

We’re six weeks into the 2012 session of the Colorado legislature, and it’s becoming painfully obvious already who at the state Capitol is interested in job growth and prosperity—and who is obsessed with grandstands and partisan bickering. One of the first official...