Less Energy Cash, Rebates Could Mean Budget Cuts In ColoradoDiminished revenues from Colorado's depressed energy sector and court-ordered tax rebates to oil companies mean lawmakers will tackle spending cuts to avert a general fund shortfall next fiscal year,.
Moderate Growth And Belt-Tightening For Colorado BudgetDiminished revenues from Colorado's depressed energy sector and court-ordered tax rebates to oil companies mean lawmakers will face the prospect of spending cuts to avert a general fund shortfall next fiscal year.
U.S. Postal Service Unhappy About Stamp Price ReductionThe price of a U.S. postage stamp on Sunday dropped for the first time in nearly a century.
How Fed's Ultra-Low Rates Have Benefited Denver And ColoradoSince the Federal Reserve slashed rates to record lows seven years ago, few parts of the country have thrived as much as Denver.
$25 Billion Colorado Budget Heads To Governor's DeskA $25 billion Colorado budget with taxpayer refunds and more funding for education is headed to the governor's desk after state lawmakers gave final approval to the spending plan Friday.
House Passes $25 Billion Colorado Budget For Next YearThe Democrat-controlled House approved a $25 billion budget Thursday that includes funding increases for education, transportation, and money earmarked for surplus tax refunds - a sign of the state's continuing economic gains.
Hickenlooper Talks Fiscal Challenges In State Of The StateDemocratic Gov. John Hickenlooper told lawmakers Colorado faces fiscal challenges in the coming years, but he stopped short of directing them to go to voters to allow the state to keep budget surpluses that must be refunded.
Colorado Among States Most Reliant On Income TaxColorado is among the top 10 states most reliant on income taxes for revenue, according to a new report concluding that income inequality is contributing to slower economic growth nationally.
Colorado's Consumer Spending ReboundingA new report from the federal government shows consumer spending in Colorado has increased since the Great Recession ended in 2009.
Colorado Unemployment Rate Drops To 6 PercentColorado unemployment dropped to 6.0 percent in April, the lowest level the state has seen since the beginning of the recession.
Gov.'s Budget Pays For Disasters, More Ed FundsLarge, destructive wildfires and historic flooding put a dent on Colorado's finances, influencing Gov. John Hickenlooper's latest budget proposal Friday, but the state is doing well enough that colleges and schools will see more funding.
Big Milestone For Denver Real Estate RecoveryThere was a big milestone for the real estate recovery in Denver. Home prices broke a record in May for the first time since the market crashed.