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Moving Denver Forward for Inclusive Business Ownership, Middle Income Jobs

Last Thursday, I was honored to be recognized as Colorado Manufacturing Advocate of the Year in the annual Colorado Manufacturing Awards hosted by Company Week and Manufacturer’s Edge. Promoting the middle income jobs associated with legacy and next generation manufacturing has been a priority for me since I was elected. Ensuring there are spaces for … Continued

Moving Denver Forward with Transportation

My path to elected office began with my service on the authority that built the transit surrounding Union Station. My experience on that regional project led to seven years serving as an elected official in various capacities with the Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG). That service was behind the scenes, but I successfully worked … Continued

Homelessness: The Facts & Plan No One in 300 Debate is Talking About

About four or five times per week, I get to hear the debate about Initiative 300, which would create a right to camp in any publicly available space. They finish and then I’m given one minute to describe a plan to end homelessness during a candidate forum on a range of issues. Unless you’ve attended … Continued

Moving Denver Forward Within a National Movement

Since 2012, I’ve been a leader in a national network of progressive elected officials working in local government, known as Local Progress. Now more than ever, as Trump has attacked cities for our inclusivity, and turned the back of the federal government on affordable housing, climate, and infrastructure, cities are working together to fight back and … Continued

Alert! Four Challengers in the At-Large Race

The final date to turn in petitions has passed and it is official. In addition to the two incumbents there are four challengers in the At-Large race and your support could mean all the difference in the outcome. The important details: Ballots are mailed April 15th, are you registered to vote? You can vote for two At-Large candidates. Find … Continued

Meet My New Treasurer!

Hello, My name is Morris Price, and I’m Robin’s new treasurer.  The benefit of my diverse professional experiences has shown me that there is room for everyone in public service and I appreciate the opportunity to play a role in our democratic process. Being a treasurer is a part of the public trust and at a … Continued

Moving Denver Forward on Climate Change

By: Robin Kniech I cherish our winters. I especially love that I can see the snow-capped Rockies from our city.  Sadly, though, our winters are in danger. Last month marked twenty-five straight months with below average snowfall. We already know that the Trump Administration isn’t doing anything to help. While we fight the repeal of protections … Continued

The Personal is Political – Join Us at Saturday’s Womxn’s March

By: Robin Kniech As our foremothers taught us, for women especially, the personal is political. In 2017 I was honored and privileged to speak at the first Women’s March. This year I’m inviting you to join me, Denver’s women and all those who support the fight against all forms of oppression in the 2019 Womxn’s March, … Continued

Passionate About Robin and Women’s Leadership

By: Jordan Fouts, Campaign Manager, Kniech for Council At-Large My name is Jordan Fouts, and I’m taking a break from my career in community service to run Robin’s re-election campaign. I’m passionate about electing women to public office, and about the contributions Robin has made and can continue to make for Denver. I’m writing today … Continued

Important LGBTQ Legislation, Shocking Opposition

By Robin Kniech There’s big news in Denver. I’ve been supporting the LGBTQ Commission in bringing forward a ban on the discredited practice of trying to “convert” queer and trans youth in Denver, and Wednesday it unanimously passed out of committee. Pending passage by the full Council in January, Denver would join more than 40 … Continued

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Moving Denver Forward for Inclusive Business Ownership, Middle Income Jobs

Last Thursday, I was honored to be recognized as Colorado Manufacturing Advocate of the Year in the annual Colorado Manufacturing Awards hosted by Company Week and Manufacturer’s Edge. Promoting the middle income jobs associated with legacy and next generation manufacturing has been a priority for me since I was elected. Ensuring there are spaces for … Continued

Moving Denver Forward with Transportation

My path to elected office began with my service on the authority that built the transit surrounding Union Station. My experience on that regional project led to seven years serving as an elected official in various capacities with the Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG). That service was behind the scenes, but I successfully worked … Continued

Homelessness: The Facts & Plan No One in 300 Debate is Talking About

About four or five times per week, I get to hear the debate about Initiative 300, which would create a right to camp in any publicly available space. They finish and then I’m given one minute to describe a plan to end homelessness during a candidate forum on a range of issues. Unless you’ve attended … Continued

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