DENVER — Gov. Jared Polis announced today that federal workers in Colorado who are required to report to work yet whose pay is being withheld, known as excepted workers - are now permitted to file a claim for jobless benefits.
DENVER — Gov. Jared Polis today submitted his first budget proposal to the Joint Budget Committee (JBC) of the General Assembly. New K12 budget forecasts that reflect higher local district property tax revenue and lower enrollment growth and inflation have lowered the State funding need for school finance. This reduction creates room in the budget for the Governor’s proposals without increasing General Fund spending and also allows for additional savings.
DENVER — Gov. Jared Polis today released a statement on the federal judge’s ruling against the Trump administration’s decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. Colorado joined the lawsuit in April 2018.
DENVER — Gov. Jared Polis today responded to the Colorado Supreme Court’s ruling on the Martinez oil and gas case:
DENVER — Gov. Jared Polis today delivered his first State of the State address before the General Assembly. The Governor laid out his bold vision for Colorado and the legislative session ahead. Ensuring a quality education, increasing access to affordable health care, bolstering renewable energy, and simplifying the tax code are all priorities highlighted in the speech. The administration is focused on ensuring that every Coloradan has the opportunity to succeed, no matter where they live.
DENVER — Gov. Jared Polis today announced four new members of his cabinet.
“This cabinet is one of the most talented groups of people I’ve had the pleasure of working with,” said Governor Jared Polis. “I can’t wait to tackle some of Colorado’s most pressing issues with this team.”
Gov.-Elect Jared Polis Announces First Round of Cabinet Members, Lt. Gov.-Elect Dianne Primavera announces Chief-of-Staff
DENVER — December 21, 2018 — Gov.-Elect Jared Polis today announced his first round of cabinet appointees after a public call across the state to fill the most senior positions in his incoming administration.
DENVER — December 13, 2018 — Inaugural Committee, Colorado for All, Announces Ticket Sales, Blue Sneaker Ball
DENVER — December 6, 2018 — In a first round of staffing announcements, Gov.-Elect Jared Polis today named the new members of his senior staff for his incoming administration.
Eve Lieberman: Chief Policy Advisor and Legislative Counsel
DENVER — November 9, 2018 — Colorado Governor-Elect Jared Polis today announced Lisa Kaufmann will serve as his Chief of Staff in the governor’s office.