Mike Coffman, the mayor of Aurora, Colorado, sought to learn about the issue by living among the homeless for a week.
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Great Falls Economic Development Top 10 for 5-23-21
Here is our Top 19 for this week celebrating work and successes to grow and strengthen the Great Falls regional economy — Montana’s Golden Triangle. And, sharing business resources and skill-building opportunities to empower your success.
“As businesses and organizations that support equality for all, we’ve done our part to make sure our employees will be protected at work. But these bills would harm our team members and their families as they navigate daily life and utilize services and opportunities that should be available for everyone.”
The President is calling for income taxes to go up on individuals making more than $450,000 and couples making more than $500,000 to pay for his priorities like paid family leave, child care assistance, and free community college for two years.
Lawmakers and utility company regulators are weighing whether to sharply reduce bill credits that residents with solar panels attached to their homes receive in exchange for excess energy they generate. Officials are also considering imposing a new monthly charge on them, as well as other changes to the program known as net energy metering.