olorado’s tensions over oil and gas production have threatened to boil over this year.
The presidential campaigns in Colorado are stepping up their efforts to repeat national talking points using in-state politicians.
Lawmakers are deadlocked over whether to cut spending at state agencies and potentially prompt layoffs in what has become the next flashpoint in Colorado budget negotiations.
Colorado budget writers are asking to delay the introduction of the state budget for more than a week.
Colorado’s inmate population is about the same as it was in 2004. But the proposed budget for the state Department of Corrections is about $150 million higher than it was eight years ago.
Space travel is no longer for astronauts and Colorado may soon have its very own spaceport.