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Don’t Just Complain About Politics, DO SOMETHING

The elections are over (at last). Our candidates, or initiatives, or whatever, either lost or won. Either way, be assured we will be complaining soon: "Representative Smith (or Jones) is not doing what she/he promised". "I would never have voted for that Initiative if...

We need Volunteers

Become a Member - JOIN TODAY For those of you who read our monthly newsletter, you know that there have been some changes in the CSL board makeup. You also know that Senior Day at the Capitol is March 13, 2019. We have a team of volunteers diligently working on...

2019 Legislative Committee Meetings

The First Regular Session of the Seventy-second Colorado General Assembly will convene on Friday, January 4, 2019. In 2019 the Colorado Senior Lobby Legislative Committee Meetings will start on Monday, January 7, 2019. The Colorado Senior Lobby Legislative Committee...

25th Annual Allen Buckingham Senior Leadership Legacy Award

View Nomination Form - CLICK HERE Deadline: Friday, December 14, 2018 The Colorado Commission on Aging will host the 25th Annual Allen Buckingham Senior Leadership Legacy Award on Friday January 25th, 2019 at the Summit Conference & Event Center in Aurora. In...

Find My Legislator

The Colorado General Assembly website has an easy to use map to help you locate your state Senator and Representative in the Colorado State Legislature - LEARN...

Amplify Your Vote

Since you are reading this, you have some interest in issues impacting older adults in Colorado. What are the most common issues? What we at Colorado Senior Lobby (CSL) hear over and over again are four basic themes: better and more convenient transportation options...

CSL’s Board of Directors

At the September 2018 Colorado Senior Lobby board meeting two new directors were welcomed to the board, Diane Robinson and Connie Ward. Here is a review of the 2019 CSL Executive Committee Officers and CSL Board of Directors: Bob Brocker is now President of the CSL...

Being a Citizen Lobbyist is really very simple – let us show you how.

Have you ever thought about how laws are really made; how positions on public policy are refined? Attend Colorado Senior Lobby's Citizen Lobbying Training on October 22, 2018 - LEARN MORE Most people think that the only way to be politically engaged is to vote or run...

Cybersecurity and Older Americans

We more connected to technology than ever before. We can get our news the moment it happens; we can learn about complex subjects from information sources around the world; we can run errands, do our banking and shopping, without leaving home; and we share ideas and...

How Secure is your Colorado Vote?

Very Secure! With the turbulent 2016 news about Russian hackers targeting the U.S. election process, states have been forced to ramp up their election security to make sure that the voting process is secure. In 2016 21 states were targeted as part of the Russian...

“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