January 13, 2014 - Brian Maass, CBS4, "State Rep. Moves to Abolish Special Plates for Legislators"
January 15, 2014 - Kurtis Lee, The Denver Post, "Special Plates for Colorado lawmakers could be driven out"
February 26, 2014 - Brian Maass, CBS4, "Special plates stay, but changes sought"
Shaun Boyd, CBS4, "Department of Revenue admits mistake over emissions testing"
Congratulations and job well done to Douglas County Commissioner Jill Repella for her leadership and hard work to bring companies and good paying jobs to Douglas County. The Denver Business Journal reported on Friday, October 5, 2012 that Hitachi Data Systems will open a 200-worker hub in the Meridian Corporate Center, located between Parker and Lone Tree. The story explains how legislation to achieve business personal property tax relief contributed to those negotiations. See "Denver Business Journal" below for more information about the cooperative leadership effort between Douglas County Commissioner Jill Repella, Representative Chris Holbert (R-Parker), and Senator Mark Scheffel (R-Parker) to pass that legislation.
Senator Morgan Carroll, (D-Aurora) and Representative Chris Holbert, (R-Parker) teamed up to achieve transparency in family courts. Westword reports on their efforts to achieve bipartisan reform in the face of strong lobby opposition. Senate Bill 56 passed the Senate 35-0 and the House 62 Yes, 0 No, 3 Excused.
View Representative Holbert's voting record as monitored by CACIColorado Association of Realtors®
Representative Chris Holbert one of 26 incumbent legislators endorsed by CACI
Representative Chris Holbert earns support in the 2012 CAR Voter Guide
2014 State Senate Candidate, District 30, "Rep. Chris Holbert (R) has responded to the survey and has rigorously affirmed he is pro-life."Colorado Statesman
2010 & 2012 State House District 44 - Representative Chris Holbert receives 100% Rating and recognition as a "leader of pro-life legislators in the House."
Representatives Rhonda Fields (D-Denver) and Chris Holbert (R-Parker) craft parent empowerment bill, House Bill 12-1013, to address dropout rates through middle school interventions.
2014 CUT Ratings: Representative Chris Holbert one of seven to achieve 100% rating, gains prestigious "Taxpayer Champion" designation
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Governor John Hickenlooper signs Holbert/Scheffel tax measure into law. Douglas County residents have reason to be proud of their legislators and the leadership demonstrated by Douglas County Commissioner Jill Repella.Economic Development Council of Colorado
Working with Douglas County Commissioner Jill Repella, Representative Chris Holbert (R-Parker) and Senator Mark Scheffel (R-Parker) receive unanimous bi-partisan support for business personal property tax relief. The final votes in each chamber on House Bill 12-1029 tally 98 Yes, 0 No, 2 Excused.
Representative Chris Holbert recognized as 2012 "Champion for Liberty"
Westword : Representative Chris Holbert recognized as the #1 "Guardian of Liberty" in the State House of Representatives
Representative Chris Holbert (R-Parker) becomes first to pass Constitutional Carry through the State House of Representatives on a 40-25 bipartisan vote.University of Denver, Daniels College of Business
Representative Chris Holbert (R-Parker) becomes first to pass "Make My Day Better" through the State House of Representatives on a 35-26 bipartisan vote.
In 2011 and 2012, Representative Holbert hosted the incoming class of international students at the Daniels College of Business for a tour of the Colorado Capitol. Students, particularly from China, are amazed at the access and freedom enjoyed by visitors to the Capitol Building. Click here to view photos of the 2012 tour, which was co-hosted by State Senator Tim Neville (R-Jefferson County).