Senate Bill 1
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 $100 million cash infusion to Colorado’s public colleges and universities was signed into law Thursday by Gov. John Hickenlooper, along with lower tuition hike caps.
Colorado’s public colleges and universities would get a tuition cap and funding boost under a bill approved Tuesday by the state Senate.
Colorado’s public colleges and universities will have lower tuition increase caps next year under a bill that won unanimous approval Monday in the state Senate.
A Colorado version of the federal earned income tax credit has won preliminary approval in the state Senate.
State lawmakers want to give businesses that hire Coloradans a leg up in winning state contracts.
Colorado Democratic leaders say the first bill they’ll introduce in the next legislative session aims to give bidding preference to companies that employ mostly workers living in the state.