Don’t stifle economic recovery with new layers of regulation for energy development

The continuing sluggish job numbers are a sober reminder that a full economic recovery is still well beyond the horizon. As weary job creators search for solutions and opportunities to kick start their businesses, we have repeatedly heard their pleas to state and federal lawmakers to ease onerous regulations, reduce tax burdens and for them to […]

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 Energy In Colorado

Did you know? The Colorado oil and gas industry employs over 50,000 people directly (roughly 6% of the state’s total employment)1 In addition to the 50,000 direct jobs, Colorado’s oil and gas industry supports over 190,000 jobs throughout the state The oil and gas industry provides $12.4 billion in total labor income and $24 billion […]

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 Colorado Jobs Today

Economic Truths Free enterprise growth creates more jobs. More jobs create more salaries. More salaries create more tax revenues. More tax revenues mean more government revenues. This “multiplier effect” of the growth in free enterprise is even more dynamic. With job growth comes: Demand for homes. Demand for more office space. Eventually, property values increase, […]

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