Firefighters Union Bill
A labor question that threatens to fracture Colorado Democrats moved closer to a possible collision Monday, when a Democratic House committee voted to move ahead with a measure to expand labor rights for firefighters.
A proposal to allow Colorado firefighters to have collective bargaining even when local governments oppose it has been approved by the Democratic Senate.
A bill guaranteeing firefighters the right to form a union passed out of a Senate committee on Wednesday.
A proposal to allow collective bargaining for Colorado firefighters without local government approval is coming back to the Legislature.