BA – 91 – 1-Workman’s Compensation System Reform

WHEREAS Workers’ Compensation Insurance is a major expense for Colorado’s business community; and WHEREAS it is beneficial to Colorado’s economy to sustain an equitable Workers Compensation Insurance program to provide …

BA – 01 – 1-Western Colorado Marketing Allicance

WHEREAS western Colorado is primarily comprised of rural and frontier communities that have historically experienced “Boom‑Bust” economies; and WHEREAS western Colorado is an isolated geographic region with unique economic development …

BA-15-1-Tax Free Zones To Spur Economic Development

WHEREAS western Colorado’s economy continues to lag behind that of the Denver-metro and northern Colorado communities, and WHEREAS according to the Colorado Office of State Planning and Budget’s December, 2014 …

BA – 01 – 2-Rural Colorado Equity Fund

WHEREAS rural economic development programs often require equity capital; and WHEREAS the Equity Investment Capital needed to finance job creation is not available in rural Colorado communities; and WHEREAS seed …

BA-13-2-Retail Marijuana Taxes, Support for

WHEREAS Colorado voters passed Amendment 64, an Initiative to Regulate Marijuana like Alcohol, in the 2012 general election, and WHEREAS the ballot initiative language providing for a tax to be …

BA – 06 – 2-Promoting Good Government In Colorado

WHEREAS, while there exist a multitude of organizations which advocate for government policies that benefit their specific constituency, there is currently no mechanism for promoting the foundation concepts of good …

BA – 06 – 3-Planning Colorado’s Future

WHEREAS  Colorado has no long-range comprehensive vision of what we want our state to become, and in the absence of such a long-range vision for our state, Colorado’s public policy …

BA-11-2-Independent Contracting

WHEREAS more and more Americans – including many Coloradans – are choosing to work as entrepreneurial independent contractors instead of working for others as employees for the flexibility and opportunity …

BA-13-1-Immigration Reform, Support for

WHEREAS CLUB 20 supports immigration reform that reinforces economic strength and stability on a state and federal level that will be viable as the American economy and culture continue to …

BA-92-1-Enterprise Zones

WHEREAS enterprise zones are vital to the economy of Western Colorado, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that CLUB 20 supports continued use of Enterprise Zone tax credits to diversify local economies, …

BA – 90 – 2-Economic Development Office West Slope

WHEREAS  the Governor’s Office currently funds the position of a Western Colorado Business Development Representative within the Colorado Office of Economic Development, and WHEREAS  the Western Slope is a unique …

BA – 10 – 1-Davis-Bacon Wage Act

WHEREAS the Davis-Bacon Act was enacted by Congress in 1931 and established the requirement for paying prevailing wages on public works projects (All federal government construction contracts, and most contracts …

BA – 93 – 2-COLORADO RURAL DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL

WHEREAS The Governor has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Initiative on Rural America; and WHEREAS The Governor, through the Executive Director of the Department of Local …

BA-15-2-Colorado Constitutional Review

WHEREAS the Colorado Constitution is one of the easiest state constitutions in the nation to amend and as a result has been amended more than 150 times since it was …

BA-14-02-Colorado Aerospace Industry, Support of

WHEREAS Colorado’s space economy is significant and robust ranking 3rd for private aerospace employment, 1st for private sector aerospace workers per capita and showing 17% space employment growth in the …

BA-12-1-CLUB 20 Immigration Reform Principles

WHEREAS CLUB 20 supports immigration reform that reinforces economic strength and stability on a state and federal level that will be viable as the American economy and culture continue to …

BA-14-01-Cameo Sport Shooting Complex, Support for

WHEREAS outdoor activities including hunting, marksmanship and competitive sporting events involving firearms and archery are a part of the heritage in the American West as well as Western Colorado; and …

BA-11-1-Business Regulation Principles

CLUB 20 recognizes that in order to have an orderly society and a dynamic economy, rules must be established that apply to those willing and interested in building businesses and …

BA – 09 – 1-Business/Labor Relations

WHEREAS the quality of life in Colorado is largely determined by the viability of our economy and our ability to remain competitive with other states and nations, and WHEREAS it …

BA-02-1-Affordable Housing for the Western Slope

WHEREAS higher education, energy, agribusiness, tourism and many other industries are large employers contributing significant economic investment in the Western Slope; and WHEREAS the success of a diverse economy relies …