Opinion: Coloradans facing threat of eviction, foreclosure cry out for relief

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April 19, 2020

Despite Gov. Polis’ forceful encouragement to local governments, county courts and landlords to halt evictions, tenants still are getting threats to pay now or get out! 


Coloradans for the Common Good Addresses Eviction Crisis with Landlords and Bankers

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April 07, 2020


In an attempt to bridge the gap between renters and landlords, as well as the banks that play a critical...

30K Additional Colorado Workers Get Emergency Paid Leave!

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April 05, 2020

An additional 30,000 Colorado workers get emergency paid leave!

Friends – after another intense week of organizing we have gained emergency paid leave for over 30,000 food and beverage...

Letter to Mr. Nogueira, JBS USA, Greeley

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April 03, 2020

April 3, 2020

Andre Nogueira
Chief Executive Officer
JBS USA Holdings, Inc.
Greeley, Colorado, USA

Mr. Nogueira,

We write with deep concern about the health and well-being of...

Coloradans for the Common Good Leverages Grocery Worker Win: Paid Sick Leave and Emergency Childcare

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March 30, 2020

At the urging of Coloradans for the Common Good and the United Food & Commercial Workers (UFCW), Governor Jared Polis expanded...

Colorado emergency child care expands to include grocery, construction workers

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March 30, 2020

Tens of thousands of Colorado workers, including those holding grocery, food processing, and construction...

Response to COVID-19

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March 27, 2020

Coloradans for the Common Good (CCG), a broad-based organization of congregations, unions, and civic organizations, took action in support of additional protections to grocery store...

Denver black educators call for hiring more teachers of color, protecting union contract rights

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February 20, 2020

A new black educators caucus within the Denver teachers union called on the district...

Workers and Advocates Call for More Protections and Quicker Implementation of Overtime Proposal

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December 17, 2019

At the only public hearing the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment held on...

Opinion: Colorado has a new political megaphone – for the rest of us

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December 08, 2019

In the post-Citizens United universe of dark money, secret donors, and billionaire...

Coloradans for the Common Good

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October 07, 2019

More than 500 leaders from congregations, educator groups, and civic organizations around the Denver...

Colorado IAF Digs Into Workplace Rules, Wages

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September 02, 2019

The Division of Labor Standards and Statistics, part of the Colorado Department of Labor...