Building a Stronger Business Environment in Colorado

Hello, fellow Coloradans!

Coloradans increasingly say our state is no longer a great place to start and run a business. A major factor? Punitive, job-killing regulations. According to a recent article in The Gazette, much of Colorado’s economic challenges can be attributed to the far-left Colorado Legislature’s and bureaucrats’ imposition of costly over-regulation. 

As a candidate for the Colorado State Senate, I am committed to reversing this trend. I will be a staunch advocate for a stronger business environment and for small businesses — the backbone of Colorado’s economy.

The Problem with Overregulation

Overregulation stifles innovation, discourages entrepreneurship, and hampers economic growth. Small businesses, which are the lifeblood of our local economies, bear the brunt of these regulatory burdens. When regulations become too cumbersome, they make it difficult to start a new business or expand an existing business. This leads to fewer jobs, lower wages, and a stagnant economy.

The article from The Gazette highlights that while other states are experiencing robust economic growth, Colorado is lagging. Our state, once a beacon of opportunity and innovation, is now falling behind. This is unacceptable. We need to create an environment in which businesses can thrive, not one where they are suffocated by red tape.

My Commitment to Colorado’s Employers and Small Businesses

As your state senator, I will work tirelessly to create a more business-friendly environment. This includes:

  1. Reducing Regulatory Burdens: I will push for a comprehensive review of existing regulations and work to eliminate those that are unnecessary or overly burdensome. We need to streamline processes to make it easier for businesses to start and grow.
  2. Supporting Small Businesses: Small businesses are the cornerstone of our communities. I will advocate for policies that provide them with the support they need, whether it’s access to affordable loans, tax relief, or simplified compliance requirements.
  3. Encouraging Innovation: Colorado has always been a hub for innovation and entrepreneurship. I will work to create policies that restore Colorado’s competitive edge and encourage more investment and entrepreneurship in technology and infrastructure.
  4. Promoting a Pro-Business Legislative Agenda: I will collaborate with my colleagues in the Senate to ensure that our legislative agenda is focused on economic growth and job creation. This means prioritizing bills that support businesses and opposing those that would hinder economic progress.

Join Me in Building a Better Future

I invite you to join me in this mission. Together, we can create a stronger, more prosperous Colorado. Let’s build a brighter business climate that benefits all Coloradans: higher wages, a lower cost of living, thriving businesses, and a flourishing economy.

For more information on my campaign and how you can get involved, please visit my website here. Together, we can make a difference.

Thank you for your support,

Scott Bright

Candidate for Colorado State Senate, District 13

Your vote is crucial. Let’s work together to build a brighter Colorado!