The Senior Space March 20, 2017

Posted by on Mar 20, 2017 in News from CSL

This week’s “The Senior Space” by Steve Grund brings up excellent points about the political game in Colorado and how it is impacted by what is happening at the Federal level. Steve writes in his weekly column, “It’s a bit difficult to play the political game in Colorado when Pac Man is already eating the cards. The States can’t play if DC dramatically changes the rules. As Senator Everett Dirksen reportedly said, “a...

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The Senior Space March 13, 2017

Posted by on Mar 13, 2017 in News from CSL

This week’s Senior Space column highlights that we are halfway through the legislative session but to quote Steve Grund, “… the problem is the rest of the way is all uphill.” Steve is noticing that the Colorado General Assembly is saving everything for last. Weren’t we taught in school and work that, that is not good time management? Read Steve’s Senior Space column and stay tuned – READ MORE And...

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The Senior Space March 6, 2017

Posted by on Mar 6, 2017 in News from CSL

The key to citizen lobbying is cookies. 450 cookies to be exact. Jeanette Hensley our Colorado Senior Lobby treasurer baked 450 cookies. This is her way of inviting the General Assembly to our big event next week, Senior Day at The Capitol. From the March 6th Senior Space column: “At 9:00am on March 15th, the doors will open to the Old Supreme Court Chambers; and, Senior Day at the Capitol will commence for the 36th year. We’ll have a lot...

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The Senior Space February 28, 2017

Posted by on Feb 28, 2017 in News from CSL

Learn more about the topics discussed at the February 20, 2017 Colorado Senior Lobby Legislative Committe Meeting through The Senior Space – TheSeniorSpace.org For the 2017 Legislative session Colorado Senior Lobby has hired Steve Grund to help us track what is happening in this year’s legislative session. The Senior Space column is Steve’s take on the Monday morning legislative meeting and the 2017 Colorado Legislative Session in general.  A...

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February 20th CSL Legislative Committee Meeting

Posted by on Feb 21, 2017 in News from CSL

Learn more about the topics discussed at the February 20, 2017 Colorado Senior Lobby Legislative Committe Meeting through The Senior Space – TheSeniorSpace.org For the 2017 Legislative session Colorado Senior Lobby has hired Steve Grund to help us track what is happening in this year’s legislative session. The Senior Space column is Steve’s take on the Monday morning legislative meeting and the 2017 Colorado Legislative...

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How does ideology become entrenched in governance?

Posted by on Feb 17, 2017 in News from CSL

Leadership and Listening Go Hand in Hand The United States has a long, effective history of solving problems and making good decisions. We got off to a great start with the ideas of Alexander Hamilton in the earliest days of the Republic. He recognized the dominance of Great Britain’s industrial power in the world. So, he facilitated a policy of high tariffs to provide an environment conducive to developing our own industrial base. The rates...

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