New legislative take on old telecommunications laws

A package of bills that would update the state’s decades-old telecommunications laws passed its first test on Tuesday, making it through a House committee with relative ease. To Read more click here

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Rep. Williams Telecomm bills ‘breeze’ through House Business Committee

A bi-partisan effort in the House Business Committee passed the package of five telecom bills written and sponsored by Rep. Williams. one bill was passed unanimously with the other four passing through this first committee with votes of 10-1. House Bill 1327 would eliminate state sales tax on broadband equipment and enable carriers to more […]

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Keeping CO Families in Their Homes

McCann, Williams Bills Give a Little Breathing Room to Distressed Homeowners A pair of Democratic bills to protect responsible Colorado homeowners and help them keep their homes passed the House today. HB14-1295, sponsored by Rep. Beth McCann (D-Denver), prohibits so-called “dual tracking,” in which a lender negotiates with a borrower while simultaneously pursuing foreclosure. A […]

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Colorado lawmakers target telecom reform and $54 million phone subsidy

A bipartisan group of Colorado of lawmakers on Thursday threw support behind a package of bills that aim to modernize the state’s outdated telecom laws and encourage carriers to build high-speed Internet networks in rural and unserved areas. To Read more click here

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