Month: February 2020

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Letters to the Capitol: “This year’s proposal is not strong enough to help people like me.”

I have been fighting for paid family and medical leave in Colorado since day one. As someone who has been personally impacted by our lack of paid family and medical leave and who has fought to change this for seven years, I understand the frustration of this fight and the urgency to pass a policy. …

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Women’s Lobby of Colorado Statement on Recent Paid Leave Proposal

February 27, 2020 Dear State Leader, Sadly, we are seeing the possibility for an equitable paid family leave bill implode. The most recent proposal is not the bill we have supported for five years. This new bill is an untested and shallow version of the paid family leave program all Coloradans need and deserve. None …

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PRESS RELEASE: FAMLI Coalition Steering Committee Statement on Paid Family & Medical Leave Legislation

For Immediate ReleaseFebruary 24, 2020Contact: Olga Robak (303.229.9447) Denver, CO – Debra Brown, Executive Director of Good Business Colorado, and Ashley Panelli, co-director of 9to5 Colorado, issued the following statement on behalf of the Family and Medical Leave Insurance (FAMLI) Coalition Steering Committee. “The FAMLI Coalition has worked with legislators in good faith since last session to draft …

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