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July 1, 2010

ColoradoBiz P2 Update

ADAStacked Join us as we announce outstanding fathers and community leaders as the 2011 Father of the Year Honorees at the Inaugural VIP Golf Event on July 26 at Pinehurst Country Club. Find out more, and purchase tickets and sponsorships here.

Today in ColoradoBiz Politics & Policy Update

Laboring over immigration reform

Amnesty is something of a dirty word. But after a hot economy helped attract millions of immigrants for the last two decades, President Obama sits at a familiar crossroads. By Eric Peterson

Death to the gatekeepers!

Enterprising people have begun to find the keys to unlocking their future, and it's a future that doesn't include any impenetrable barriers. By Tom Frey

What Denver can learn from Portland

One of the ways we at the Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation promote civic engagement is through the annual leadership exchange trip. By Maureen McDonald

Old habits DIE HARD

Warning! This week's column is my semi-annual economic, financial, and political update...using today's current movie titles. My sincere apologies in advance. By Jeff Thredgold

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    CEBA logo The Colorado Ethics in Business Alliance (CEBA) calls for nominations for the upcoming Awards Luncheon. The luncheon honors companies and individuals that demonstrate both business excellence and the highest standards of such values as civic and social responsibility, integrity, and ethical conduct. Companies of all sizes and fields throughout the state are eligible for consideration. Deadline is TODAY!