2012 Transparency Legislation

January 22nd, 2012 by Amy Categories: Colorado, PERA Colorado, higher education, other states, stimulus No Responses

Transparency is still an issue at the state capitol. Early in this 2012 legislative session, three bills could provide taxpayers with additional transparency in government.
HB12-1009 Federal Funds Transparency Act
House Sponsors: Cheri Gerou (R-HD 25)
Senate Sponsors: Kent Lambert (R-SD 9 )
This bill seeks additional information than is currently provided on how each department and agency of [...]

SB 57 still making news

April 11th, 2009 by Amy Categories: Public Utilities Commission, RTD, events, general, health care No Responses

The democrats on the House Education committee may have killed the legislation but they cannot kill the momentum for transparency.   Our friend Ben DeGrow alerted us to an article in American Thinker that asks the same question COST does nearly everyday:
in Colorado, Senate Bill 57, also called the Public School Financial Transparency Act, which simply [...]