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Bringing a faithful Lutheran voice to hunger and poverty in Colorado

Colorado Legislature 2015 Updates

This year's General Assembly has brought up several bills on which Lutheran Advocacy Ministry-Colorado has taken an official position. Here are a few highlights:

  • SB 12, Colorado Works Child Support Pass-through: SUPPORT (passed Senate Finance Cmte 5-0)
  • SB 79, Document Fee to Fund Affordable Housing: SUPPORT (awaiting committe hearing)
  • HB 1080, Breakfast After the Bell program changes: OPPOSE (bill defeated in House Education Committee hearing, 5-6)
  • HB 1177, Rural Economic Development Initiative Grant Program: SUPPORT (passed House Business Affairs & Labor Cmte 12-1)
  • HB 1195, Commencement of the Earned Income Tax Credit: SUPPORT (awaiting committee hearing)
  • HB 1258, Family and Medical Leave Insurance program
  • HB 1264, Homeless Persons' Bill of Rights

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What does ELCA World Hunger do?

Watch the video below to see the ways in which ELCA World Hunger supports people across the U.S. and around the world!




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Peter Severson, Director
7375 Samuel Dr., Denver, CO 80221
303-777-6700 or 1-800-525-0462