Colorado’s economy is one of the nation’s strongest, but lawmakers from both parties have plans to improve it during the legislative term that begins this week.
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper’s budget proposal released Thursday includes more funding for education, more Medicaid spending, and pay increases for state employees for the first time in five years.
Bankruptcy filings in Colorado are down for the first time in five years.
State analysts say Colorado’s fiscal outlook is getting brighter and schools will receive more funding as a result of higher-than-expected tax revenue this year.
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is winding up his statewide tour to get help from local counties putting together an economic plan.
New Gov. John Hickenlooper on Thursday delivered his first State of the State address. Read the entire text.