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Opinion: Wealthy Coloradans should support paying their fair share of taxes

Last month, Colorado passed Proposition 116, which will lower the current flat state income tax rate of 4.63% to 4.55%. Supporters of the measure said that Coloradans needed relief from the economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic, but this regressive, shortsighted tax cut will end up doing more harm than good. Amidst an economic recession […]

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Opinion: Overhaul wage and hour rules to protect Coloradans’ most important resource: their time

It often surprises people when they learn my business, Seattle Fish Company, was actually born and raised right here in Denver. Founded in 1918 by my grandfather, the company started out importing oysters by rail from the Pacific coast, and now, over one hundred years and multiple generations later, we’re a thriving business that imports […]