Guest Columns

CHILDEARS: HARD DATA SHOW STRONG BANKS

Want a safe place for your money? Try the institution you can bank on

Powerful photojournalism or a dramatic headline can influence our perceptions in ways that don’t exactly mirror reality.

The reality is that the commercial banking industry is strong, solid and vibrant. It has the tools, oversight and experience to weather the economic turbulence.

SMITH: REMEMBERING A GREAT LEGISLATOR AND FRIEND

Jim Kadlecek brought energy, ideas, productivity, fun to Joint Budget Committee

By Morgan Smith
GUEST COLUMNIST

“Keep an eye on that Kadlecek kid. He does his homework and he’d be a damned good budget committee member.”

— Sen. Joe Shoemaker, R-Denver, commenting to Sen. Ruth Stockton, R-Jefferson County, during the 1974 legislative session.