Paid Sick Leave
Denver voters have rejected a proposal to require businesses to provide paid sick leave.
A Denver ballot initiative on requiring employers to offer paid sick leave has drawn a painful divide between small-business owners and their own employees.
The campaign for a healthy Denver has rolled out a giant germ to make its case for paid sick days.
Ballots go out next week as Denver voters decide whether every worker gets paid sick days and opponents are stepping up their efforts to fight the initiative.
Supporters of a paid sick day initiative in Denver claim momentum is on their side after Seattle became the latest city to require businesses provide paid sick leave.