Blog - News from CSL

Senior Dental Advisory Committee (DAC) is Seeking Candidates

Deadline to apply is August 1, 2019 for candidates to fill the seats of: a member representing an organization of Colorado community health center. The Colorado Dental Health Care Program for Low-Income Seniors (Senior Dental Program) has been very successful in...

Dear Colorado Taxpayers

Dear Colorado Taxpayers: The structure for raising the revenue needed for state and local governments of Colorado to provide the investments and services we all rely on is not widely understood (this is an understatement). Be honest - do YOU understand it? Are you...

Update on CSL Interim Period Activity

On Monday, June 17th Colorado Senior Lobby had their "2019 Interim Period Activity Planning--Preparing for 2020" meeting. We are glad to report that 31 people attended and many of the attendees stepped up and volunteered to research issues and bills for 2020. Here is...

Tabor Headlines from Around Colorado

The following links are to articles on Tabor that we have found in Colorado media ... Note that to read some of these articles you need a paid subscription. Colorado Sun - Brian Eason Colorado voters may face ballot question to repeal TABOR after court ruling with...

Welcome New Board Members

We want you to help us welcome new Colorado Senior Lobby Board members: Kristin Geerken and Kelly Blair Roberts. Kristin and Kelly were recommended to the Board by the nominating committee and voted into office by the Board for two year terms. They officially joined...

Death and Taxes: Understanding at Least One of Them.

Buy your tickets through EventBrite today! - CLICK HERE Join Colorado Senior Lobby on Monday, August 12, 2019 for: Death and Taxes: Understanding at Least One of Them. How Colorado’s Unique Tax Structure Matters to YOU and YOUR Family. View Event Flyer - CLICK HERE If...

Make a Donation to Colorado Senior Lobby

For seniors and those responsible for their loved ones: Statistics show most ageing adults will need services provided by governmental agencies at some time in their life. The ageing population is increasing faster than available funding. Help us to assure needed...

2019 was a historic year for affordable housing in Colorado

Housing Colorado, DOH and Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) are pleased to host five statewide Outreach and Engagement Forums in Grand Junction, Pueblo, Durango, Centennial, and Fort Collins. View Event Flyer of  2019 Statewide Outreach and Engagement...

So, what does Colorado Senior Lobby do in the summer?

So, what does Colorado Senior Lobby do in the summer? We prepare for 2020’s General Assembly If you are reading this article you may have some interest in issues impacting older adults in Colorado. You should also have an interest in some of the bills that passed this...

Summer Research Opportunities at CSL

If you are interested in helping with the research attend our Monday, June 17th event - LEARN MORE Summer is the perfect time to start researching issues for the 2020 legislative session for both new legislation and understanding and providing input on legislation...

“You have one of the most tremendous resources before you today which is an organization tuned into your issues that will actually take the time to train you how to be a citizen lobbyist. I really encourage you to take advantage of it …”

Rachel Zenzinger, Senate District 19

Colorado Senior Lobby Summer Social 2017