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Colorado House Republicans Report House Democrats Refuse To Help Veterans Seeking Work


Last week, a press release from the Colorado House Republicans announced that nearly every House Democrat voted against legislation that would have allowed private sector employers to give preference to veterans seeking employment.

The announcement states Senate Bill 18-044, sponsored by Representative Lois Landgraf (R-Colorado Springs), passed the Senate 35-0, but was changed by several House Democrats into a mere employment study – a confusing move considering nearly every other state has adopted this permissive policy.

Republicans in both chambers attempted to return the bill to its o...

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