Capitol Update: Polis takes office; Legislators introduce bills to support early childhood educators, pregnant women, and more

Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: January 11, 2019

Jared Polis Gives his first State of State The 2019 session of the Colorado General Assembly launched into work this week with bills introduced and a State of the State address from new Gov. Jared Polis. Each week of the 2019 session we’ll update you with the latest on legislation impacting kids with our weekly Capitol Updates. Also this year, we’ll bring you weekly video summary from Children’s Campaign staff for those who want the quick version (click the image above). And if you want to dive more deeply, we invite you to subscribe to our new podcast, The West Steps (more below).

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The Colorado Children’s Campaign is a nonprofit, nonpartisan advocacy organization committed since 1985 to realizing every chance for every child in Colorado. We advocate for the development and implementation of data-driven public policies that improve child wellbeing in health, education and early childhood. We do this by providing Coloradans with trusted data and research on child wellbeing and organizing an extensive state-wide network of dedicated child advocates. For more information, please visit