House Bill 1292
Colorado schools are getting a lot more money next year. But the education spending bills nearing completion in the state Legislature haven’t been as popular as they might seem.
A proposal to shore up public school coffers won final approval in the Colorado House Thursday.
Two education bills that are among the biggest-ticket items Colorado lawmakers will consider all year cleared their first hurdle Wednesday.
Colorado lawmakers started work Monday on what may be the Legislature’s trickiest job of the year: Crafting an education overhaul without $1 billion a year in new taxes.