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Happy Holidays!

The capital is a flurry of activity this week as we all adjust to our new offices, meet the new members and begin work on this Spring’s legislative session. But I wanted to take a moment to pause and wish you a safe and joyful holiday season.  Please remember in this time of giving to […]

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Williams Appointed Chair of Business Committee

Speaker-designate Mark Ferrandino appointed Rep. Angela Williams (D-Denver) as chairwoman of the House Business, Labor & Economic & Workforce Development Committee. Rep.-elect Tracy Kraft-Tharp (D-Arvada) will be Rep. Williams’ deputy on the committee, which oversees proposed changes to business regulations and labor law, and will be the committee of reference for major components of the […]

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Women have come a long way; what’s stopping us now?

Women have come a long way; what’s stopping us now?

Women have come a long way; what’s stopping us now? By State Rep. Angela Williams Guest Commentary Look how far we’ve come. Women are leaders in the boardroom, the halls of Congress, the manufacturing aisles and winning Olympic gold. Of course we’ve made progress, but see how easy it is to take for granted? We […]

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Click above to see what organizations have endorsed Angela Williams for House District 7.

Endorsements Are Pouring In

Click above to see what organizations have endorsed Angela Williams for House District 7.

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Angela Williams on Sirota AM 760 Talking About Violence & Police Officer Shooting

Angela Williams on Sirota AM 760 Talking About Violence & Police Officer Shooting

Angela went onto the David Sirota show to discuss the police officer who was killed June 24th at City Park. The officer was a resident of House District 7. You can listen to the audio here.  

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Angela's Op-Ed in the Denver Post - Stopping The Violence

Angela’s Op-Ed in the Denver Post – Stopping The Violence

Angela’s guest column was printed in the Denver Post on June 24th. You can view the column on the Denver Post here. Stopping the Violence Are we owning the violence that grips Denver? Have we made it personal enough to prompt collective action from our entire community? The emotion of my young cousin’s death to […]

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House Bill 1237 – A Good Step for HOA Owners

House Bill 1237 – A Good Step for HOA Owners

In his May 16, 2012, column, Stan Hrincevich bemoans the legislative process and the lack of enforcement mechanisms in the Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act (“CCIOA”), which governs homeowners associations. I agree with Mr. Hrincevich: the legislative process can be frustrating. That frustration is not limited to HOA legislation. Bills get amended in committee, voted […]

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2012 Legislation Passed

2012 Legislation Passed

Yesterday, the 2012 Colorado legislative session came to a close (and as of this newsletter awaiting the announcement of a special session). As I reflect on the session, it has exceeded my expectations (as it is an election year). We were able to work across the aisle and do the work for the people of […]

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Bill Modernizing Colorado Telecom Laws and Lowering Consumer Fees Postponed Indefinitely

Bill Modernizing Colorado Telecom Laws and Lowering Consumer Fees Postponed Indefinitely

Bill Modernizing Colorado Telecom Laws and Lowering Consumer Fees Postponed Indefinitely Legislators Call Upon Public Utilities Commission to Adopt Reforms   Denver – Bi-partisan legislation calling for reform of Colorado’s telecommunication laws (SB 12-157) was post-poned indefinitely today in the Senate Appropriations Committee.  With a broad coalition of consumers, chambers, technology organizations and providers supporting […]

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GOP’s Rx for Gun Violence: More Guns

GOP’s Rx for Gun Violence: More Guns

CONTACT: Rep. Fields 303-246-8280 | Communications Director Dean Toda 303-866-3844 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 16, 2012 GOP’s Rx for Gun Violence: More Guns House Republicans Vote to End Colorado Background Check for Gun Buyers (Denver) – House Republicans’ loyalty to GOP — Guns Over People — prevailed today when they gave initial approval to a […]

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