Gov't Affairs, Govt - Northeastern Colorado, Govt - State of Colorado

Region: NoCo Housing Now Construction Defects Forum

NoCo Housing Now, the housing affordability advocacy group created by FCBR, held a forum on November 14 to discuss construction defects reform with members of the Colorado General Assembly. Although all legislators from Larimer and Weld Counties were invited, only three attended: Representatives Perry Buck (Windsor/Larimer County) and JoAnn Ginal (Fort Collins) and Senator John… Continue reading Region: NoCo Housing Now Construction Defects Forum

Gov't Affairs, Govt - State of Colorado

Colorado: Legislative Leadership Kills Transportation Bonding Bill

Although the General Assembly is not current in session, that doesn’t mean legislators are idle. Numerous interim committees have been busy preparing bills for the 2017 session. Recently, the Transportation Legislation Review Committee (TLRC), passed the Fix Colorado Roads Act, commonly referred to as TRANS II on a solid bi-partisan vote. The TRLC is a… Continue reading Colorado: Legislative Leadership Kills Transportation Bonding Bill

Gov't Affairs, Govt - CO Assoc. of Realtors®

Most Realtor-Endorsed Candidates Win

Yesterday’s election featured some of the most competitive races in recent memory A majority of the candidates endorsed by CAR were successful -- with one notable exception in the highly watched U.S Senate race. Congressman Cory Gardner won a decisive victory over incumbent Mark Udall who was endorsed by NAR’s REALTOR Political Action Committee. However,… Continue reading Most Realtor-Endorsed Candidates Win

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer

Buck to Serve HD 49

Perry Buck, the spouse of Weld County Attorney Ken Buck, will join her husband in holding an elected office. Buck easily defeated challenger Democrat James Shelton, winning 59 percent of the votes. She will replace B.J. Nikkel, who represented the residents of House District 49, which consists of the rural portions of Larimer County and… Continue reading Buck to Serve HD 49

Gov't Affairs, Govt - CO Assoc. of Realtors®, Govt - State of Colorado, Uncategorized

CAR Announces Endorsements

The Colorado Association of REALTORS® Political Action Committee (CARPAC) announced its support for the following state level candidates from our region: SD 17 Matt Jones (D-Boulder County) SD 18 Rollie Heath (D-Boulder) HD 11 Ellyn Hilliard (R-Boulder County) HD 13 Claire Levy (D-Boulder County) HD 49 Perry Buck (R-Larimer County) HD 50 Skip Carlson (R-Greeley)… Continue reading CAR Announces Endorsements

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer

Perry Buck Announces for HD 49

Perry Buck, wife of Weld County DA Ken Buck, has announced her intent to run for House District 49. The district, which includes unincorporated Larimer County and the western edge of Weld County (Windsor), has been held by BJ Nikkel since 2009 (see related story,below). However, changes in the district’s boundaries in 2011 moved Nikkel’s … Continue reading Perry Buck Announces for HD 49