Colorado Rural Dems State-Wide Meeting – Brush, Colorado – August 13th

Workshop on Rural Economic Development

And Rural Infrastructure Improvement

Saturday, August 13th – 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

Brush Colorado

Morgan County Fairgrounds – 4 H Building

Hosted by Morgan County Democrats

Program Highlights

Keynote Speaker:    Carol HedgesExecutive Director, Colorado Fiscal Institute

DENVER, CO - FEBRUARY 21, 2014: Colorado Fiscal Institute Company head shots, Co on February 21, 2014. (Photo By Helen H. Richardson/ The Denver Post)

Carol will discuss the impact of TABOR state budget constraints on our rural economy.  She is one of the most highly respected experts on Colorado’s fiscal situation, having lead major studies and authored numerous reports for several Colorado governors.

Panel on Sustainable Rural Economic Growth

  Colorado State Rep. Dave Young, HD50 – Greeley, Member JBC
  Joe Livingston, Rancher – Meeker
  Alan Lewis, Natural Grocers –Food and Ag Policy, Cottage Foods Advocate

Panel on Transportation & Technology

  Colorado State Rep. Max Tyler, HD23 – Lakewood – Golden

Meet our Candidates:

  Bob Seay, Congressional District 4
  Emily Tracy, Senate District 8
  Other candidates have been invited and have not yet been confirmed

Ask the Legislators Featuring State Senators & Representatives:

Planning for Action:

  Activating Rural Democrats in 2016
  Establishing Rural Regions and Regional Chairs