Denver Well-Represented in State House Committees
The new Democratic House Majority announced committee chairs and vice-chairs this week, and Denver does well at the top.
New House Speaker Mark Ferrandino, who also represents a Denver district, chose 6 Democrats as chair or vice-chair of a committee (there are 11 total committees):
Appropriations: Reps. Claire Levy (D-Boulder) and Crisanta Duran (D-Denver)
Business, Labor & Economic & Workforce Development: Rep. Angela Williams (D-Denver) and Rep.-elect Tracy Kraft-Tharp (D-Arvada)
Finance: Reps. Lois Court (D-Denver) and Jeanne Labuda (D-Denver)
Health, Insurance & Environment: Rep. Beth McCann (D-Denver) and Sue Schafer (D-Wheat Ridge)
Judiciary: Rep. Daniel Kagan (D-Cherry Hills Village) and Pete Lee (D-Colorado Springs)