The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment said on Thursday that 15,603 initial claims were filed last week for people normally eligible to collect benefits
Only 6% of calls to Colorado’s unemployment line are getting answered. But changes are on the horizon.By Tamara Chuang Business Primary category in which blog post is published
The bad news? Colorado unemployment claims rose again last week. The good news? The pace is slowing.By Jesse Paul Business Primary category in which blog post is published
Another 79,000 Coloradans filed for unemployment last week, bringing coronavirus total to more than 350,000By Jesse Paul Business Primary category in which blog post is published
Thousands of new jobs available in Colorado in the past week could help offset expenses for laid-off workers or move to a new career
Governor opts to ask — not mandate — that people stay home; requires some employers to limit in-person workforce by 50%
Gov. Jared Polis says "this situation grows more serious by the day"
Vail Resort employs 55,000 workers and houses many of them near its resorts in Colorado, Utah, California, British Columbia, New England and across the Midwest
With Jared Polis’ blessing, Colorado lawmakers will try again to let state employees collectively bargain
Democrats have been trying for years to pass a bill to allow state employees to negotiate higher wages but have faced blowback from Republicans
More Colorado workers will get breaks, must make $42,500 salary to be exempt from overtime under draft policy
The proposal represents a major win for Colorado labor groups, who have long been pushing for the changes -- although they didn’t get everything they wanted.