Category Op-Eds

Colorado needs feds to step up

By Dominick Moreno and Rachel Zenzinger THE DENVER POST Last week was the most difficult week we have ever faced as elected officials or members of the Joint Budget Committee. We had tearful discussions prior to gut-wrenching decisions as we addressed devastating health and economic issues in our state budget. Before the virus hit, Colorado

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Op-Ed: Exploitation of Elders is Abusive

By Rachel Zenzinger ARVADA PRESS In 2009, one of my constituents in Arvada learned that her 80-year-old father, George, had been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. My constituent, Chaya Finton, later discovered that one of her nephews had been stealing thousands of dollars from George’s bank account — and that George’s other daughter used George’s bank account

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