Colorado BioScience PAC Educates State Candidates on Life Sciences Priorities

Last Tuesday was Colorado’s primary election, where voters decided on candidates for races including the U.S. Senate, U.S. House of Representatives, the state legislature, and other races like distric...

Learn More

Weekly Policy Update: New Small Business Loan and Grant Programs Signed into Law

On Tuesday, Governor Polis signed two state bills into law that will provide support for Colorado small businesses through low-interest loans and grants from the state. Both bills passed with bipartis...

Learn More

Weekly Policy Update: State Releases June Economic & Revenue Forecast

Today, the Joint Budget Committee (JBC) heard presentations on the June economic and revenue forecast from Legislative Council Staff and the Office of State Planning and Budgeting (OSPB). The takeaway...

Learn More

CBSA Advocates to Sustain a Supportive Tax Environment for Ecosystem

Just days before the end of the session, Colorado state legislators introduced House Bill 1420, a controversial measure that would eliminate critical tax breaks and relief for Colorado businesses of a...

Learn More

Weekly Policy Update: Legislative Session Comes to a Close - Final Week Round Up

The legislative session continued for a third week with a wave of controversial bills, including the introduction of House Bill 1420, which would eliminate critical tax breaks and relief for Colorado...

Learn More

Weekly Policy Update: Congress Passes New Law Creating More Flexibility in the Paycheck Protection Program

On Friday, President Trump signed into law the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act. The new law addresses many concerns raised by the small business community about the Paycheck Protection Pro...

Learn More

CBSA Hosts Virtual Roundtable with Congressman Ed Perlmutter

This week, CBSA hosted a roundtable with Congressman Ed Perlmutter, who represents Colorado’s seventh Congressional district. It was a great opportunity for members of our community to ask questi...

Learn More

Weekly Policy Update: State Legislature Resumes - Week One Round Up

On May 26, the Colorado state legislature resumed the 2020 session with a condensed list of bills. Here’s a quick recap of key bills that were heard this week. House Bill 1195, Consumer Digital Repair...

Learn More

Innovative Industries Internship Program Update

Since last fall, CBSA has been advocating for an extension of the Innovative Industries Internship Program, which is set to expire July 1 of this year. The program incentivizes employers to find, hire...

Learn More

In the Weeds: Joint Budget Committee + Advanced Industries Accelerator Grant Program

Since early May, the Joint Budget Committee (JBC) has been working to balance the state budget and review recommendations from the committee staff and the Governor’s Office of State Planning and Budge...

Learn More