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Polis calls on Members of Congress to disclose cryptocurrency holdings
February 7, 2018
Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., authored a letter to the House Committee on Ethics asking the committee to formally require Members of Congress to disclose virtual currency holdings. Because virtual currencies are a relatively new type of asset, the House Ethics Committee does not have official guidance for Members of Congress to accurately disclose and classify virtual currency holdings. “Members of Congress should absolutely be required to disclose cryptocurrency holdings, just as they are required... More
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Polis statement on another short-term government funding bill
February 6, 2018
Washington, Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., gave the following statement after the House of Representatives approved another short-term, stop-gap budget: "Once again, Congress is punting its responsibilities. Once again, we are at risk of a shutdown in another few weeks. Once again, we have done nothing to save the dreamers, who only know the U.S. as home and are at risk of deportation because of President Trump. It is the same tired story, and the American people deserve better,” said Polis. “Americ... More
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Polis: The State of Union is strong because of the people who have defended progress tooth and nail [photos included]
January 30, 2018
Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., gave the following statement after the State of Union tonight: "Over the past year, we have witnessed President Trump attempt to roll back progress with his destructive actions. But we have also witnessed people across America - like Anarely and so many others - proudly stand up and defend progress. The people - who have defended progress tooth and nail - are why we can say the state of the union is strong,” said Polis. “Ever the optimist, I am hopeful that Congress ca... More
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Polis, Warren author bipartisan letter to President Trump urging action to protect state marijuana laws
January 25, 2018
Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., authored a bipartisan letter to President Trump requesting he urge Attorney General Jeff Sessions to reinstate the Cole Memorandum. Doing so would create a pathway to a more comprehensive marijuana policy that respects state rights. The letter obtained the signatures of over 50 Members of Congress. “It is absurd that Attorney General Sessions has broken Trump’s campaign promise and is now waging war on legal marijuana and states’ rig... More
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Bennet, Polis Introduce Bill to Protect Colorado’s Continental Divide and Preserve Camp Hale Legacy
January 24, 2018
Ahead of this week’s Outdoor Retailer and Snow Show in Denver, Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., and Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., introduced the Continental Divide Recreation, Wilderness, and Camp Hale Legacy Act. “The Continental Divide Recreation, Wilderness, and Camp Hale Legacy Act expands protected public lands in Colorado by designating over 90,000 acres as Wilderness Areas, Recreation Management Areas, and Wildlife Conservation areas,” Polis said. “It means safeguarding fishing, hiking, biking... More
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  • Polis calls on Members of Congress to disclose cryptocurrency holdings

    February 07, 2018

    Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., authored a letter to the House Committee on Ethics asking the committee to formally require Members of Congress to disclose virtual currency holdings. Because virtual currencies are a relatively new type of asset, the House...

  • Polis statement on another short-term government funding bill

    February 06, 2018

    Washington, Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., gave the following statement after the House of Representatives approved another short-term, stop-gap budget: "Once again, Congress is punting its responsibilities. Once again, we are at risk of a shutdown in an...

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