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Kagan taps out

DENVER— Yesterday Sen. Daniel Kagan (D-Cherry Hills) announced his intention to resign effective January 11th. Kagan’s resignation comes amid sustained pressure to apologize for repeated use of a women’s restroom in the Capitol building - creating an uncomfortable work environment for female Senators and staff members alike. In April 2018, Compass Colorado released a recorded

December 6th, 2018|Press Release|

Will Crow eat Crow?

DENVER - Today, Nancy Pelosi was nominated Speaker of the House by the House Democrat Caucus. She emerged as the nominee from the meeting unopposed after hours of favor-swapping and negotiations. This comes despite the stated opposition of many, including incoming freshman, Jason Crow (CO-06). Crow announced several months ago that he would not support Nancy Pelosi

November 28th, 2018|Press Release|

Colorado ramifications for Polis’ debt forgiveness philosophy?

DENVER - Student loan “forgiveness” is again a top issue in national news and Governor-elect Jared Polis owes Coloradans an explanation about his support of canceling student debt and a clear plan as to how his previous stance will inform his proposals at the state level once he’s sworn into office. Last week, Bloomberg announced

November 26th, 2018|Press Release|

Michael Bennet for President, apparently

(Denver, CO) - Now that the 2020 election cycle has begun in earnest, all eyes are on the state of Iowa as prospective Democrat challengers to Donald Trump emerge. Governor John Hickenlooper threw his hat in ring early and has been courting the support of Iowans for months. Until just this morning, no one saw

November 20th, 2018|Press Release|

“First Step Act” gains national traction despite Jared Polis

DENVER - Yesterday at a press conference at the White House President Trump, flanked by leaders of both parties lauded passage of the “FIRST STEP Act” from the House and urged Senate leadership to take up the issue post-haste. The “FIRST STEP Act” would provide additional resources for programs that have been shown to reduce

November 19th, 2018|Press Release|

Polis doubles down on jailing businesspeople

Denver, CO - After our revelation last week that Jared Polis’ business platform included plans to criminalize employment law and send business-owners to prison, (his words) Polis’ campaign responded to questions about it from the Denver Business Journal. Instead of walking back the radical position, Polis’ campaign decided to double down: “Asked about the video, Polis’

November 5th, 2018|Press Release|

Compass Colorado debuts television ad

Denver, CO - This week, Compass Colorado released a new television ad which highlights some of the potential real-world consequences of Jared Polis’ premier platform plank, “Medicare for all.” As a sponsor of H.R. 676 "Medicare for all" Polis is directly advocating for the permanent destruction of the private health insurance market which has the

November 1st, 2018|Press Release|

Pandora’s Box of local regulation passes in Adams County

BRIGHTON, CO - Today the Adams County Board of County Commissioners voted 4-1 in favor of a 30-day moratorium on any new oil and gas permit applications within the county. They announced consideration of this measure publicly just yesterday, and rammed it through in the 11th-hour, after over 45% of ballots have already been cast

October 30th, 2018|Press Release|