News Releases

Colorado Job Market Stability Continues in Q2 Chamber Report

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. DENVER – The Colorado Chamber of Commerce and Aspen Technology Labs (ATL) today released their jobs report for the second quarter (Q2) of 2024. Utilizing ATL’s database of more than 9 million job vacancies worldwide from over 170,000 companies, the report provides real-time workforce and jobs data […]


Colorado Chamber Announces 2024 General Election Endorsements

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. DENVER – The Colorado Chamber of Commerce today announced endorsements of state legislative candidates for the November 2024 General Election. Candidates were selected for endorsement after thorough interviews and vetting by the Colorado Chamber’s Political Action Committee (PAC) Board. “If we’re going to accomplish the bold, […]


Coolest Thing Made in Colorado Contest Nominations Open

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. DENVER – The Colorado Chamber of Commerce today announced that nominations are open for its third annual Coolest Thing Made in Colorado competition sponsored by FirstBank. This community-driven contest aims to highlight the vibrant and diverse manufacturing industry across the state. “The Coolest Thing contest provides a unique […]


Colorado Chamber Statement on Primary Election Results

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. DENVER – The Colorado Chamber of Commerce today released the following statement from Meghan Dollar, senior vice president of governmental affairs and political operations, following the results of the Republican and Democratic primary elections held on June 25: “In the Colorado Chamber’s primary endorsement deliberations, we […]


Colorado Chamber Report Highlights Most Successful Legislative Session for Business in Years

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. The Colorado Chamber today released its 2024 Annual Report, providing an overview of the biggest victories and policy issues facing the business community. The report also charts the progress and status of key issues addressed in the Colorado Chamber’s 2024 Legislative Agenda which was guided by Vision […]


Colorado Chamber Announces Primary Election Endorsements

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. DENVER – The Colorado Chamber of Commerce today announced endorsements of state legislative candidates for the Republican and Democratic primary elections to be held on June 25, 2024.   “Engagement in primary elections is a critical tool to influencing policy and improving our overall business climate,” […]


Colorado Chamber Statement on Veto of Wage Theft Legislation

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. The Colorado Chamber of Commerce today released the following statement from President and CEO Loren Furman on the veto of House Bill 1008, which would have strained the construction labor market and threatened jobs: “HB 1008 was extremely problematic for the business community and would have […]


Colorado Middle School Students Compete in National Civics Bee State Finals

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. The Colorado Chamber of Commerce today hosted the 2024 National Civics Bee Colorado State Finals in partnership with the Daniels Fund and the Civic Trust of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation. Seventeen middle school students from across the state flexed their civics comprehension for a chance to win recognition and […]


Statement from Colorado Chamber on Conclusion of 2024 Legislative Session

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. The Colorado Chamber of Commerce today highlighted the victories for business achieved with the conclusion of the 2024 legislative session. The Chamber played a key role in the defeat of a series of “job killing” bills in front of the state legislature and was instrumental in […]


Defeat of Job Killers is a Victory for Colorado Business Community

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. The Colorado Chamber of Commerce today celebrated the defeat of HB 1330 and HB 1339, two bills on the organization’s “Job Killers” list announced earlier this session. The bills remained on the calendar in the House Appropriations Committee beyond the May 6 deadline to be heard, […]