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The West Steps

Colorado Children's Campaign

From the Colorado Children’s Campaign, The West Steps dives into the policies and politics that come out of the Colorado State Capitol. This insider guide is for outsiders who wonder how laws affect the lives of Coloradans— especially kids. Join us on The West Steps to learn how you can influence the future of Colorado.
Episodes
2022 legislative session wrap upMay 13, 2022 Episode artwork How will we cover all Coloradans in 2022? Part 2 May 06, 2022 Episode artwork Now is the time to correct Colorado’s inequitable school funding system April 29, 2022 Episode artwork What is rulemaking and how does it impact kids and families in Colorado? April 15, 2022 Episode artwork Centering school climate in K-12 education April 08, 2022 Episode artwork Elevating provider voice as HB22-1295 moves through the legislature April 01, 2022 Episode artwork Now is the time to improve maternal health care in Colorado March 18, 2022 Episode artwork How will HB22-1259 impact Colorado families living in extreme poverty? March 04, 2022 Episode artwork Capitol Update – What has happened in the first third of the 2022 legislative session?February 25, 2022 Episode artwork What is TANF and why does it need to change? February 18, 2022 Episode artwork How will we cover all Coloradans in 2022? February 11, 2022 Episode artwork How Colorado hopes to combat food insecurity among students February 04, 2022 Episode artwork Educator Tax Credit Explained January 28, 2022 Episode artwork How will we improve maternal health data collection in 2022?January 21, 2022 Episode artwork Colorado legislatures are back in session and so are we with season four of The West Steps January 14, 2022 Episode artwork EP 5 : Conversations on early care and education in Colorado December 03, 2021 Episode artwork EP 4 : Conversations on early care and education in Colorado December 02, 2021 Episode artwork EP 3: Conversations on early care and education in Colorado December 01, 2021 Episode artwork EP 2: Conversations on early care and education in Colorado November 30, 2021 Episode artwork Conversations on early care and education in Colorado EP1November 29, 2021 Episode artwork After over 600 bills, the 2021 Colorado legislative session ends with massive wins for kids and families June 11, 2021 Episode artwork Colorado Supreme Court issues affirmative ruling on a bill to fix our K-12 property tax system and here is what you need to knowMay 28, 2021 Episode artwork What we get wrong about maternal behavioral health May 21, 2021 Episode artwork Colorado reimagines early childhood education with a new state agency May 14, 2021 Episode artwork Colorado Public Option Health Benefit Plan Breakdown May 07, 2021 Episode artwork