Colorado Lawmakers Take Up 2 Transportation Funding BillsThe Colorado House and Senate have passed similar draft versions of a $26.8 billion budget that, by law, must be balanced.
Rural Colorado Fire Departments Could Get Badly Hurt By Budget CutsAs wildfires break out across Colorado, rural fire departments in Colorado are warning of deep budget cuts. They stand to lose millions of dollars in funding over the next few years.
Colorado's Rural Hospitals Sacrifice Most In Proposed BudgetColorado's rural hospitals would sacrifice the most under a balanced budget proposal for the upcoming fiscal year that will be introduced in the Legislature next week — though another pending bill could help fix that.
GOP Bill To Increase Colorado Revenue Faces Tough Test GOP-sponsored measure to allow Colorado to keep more tax revenue for roads, education and health care faced a tough hurdle Monday.
GOP-Backed Bill To Increase Colorado Revenue Passes TestA Republican bill that would allow Colorado to keep more of the tax revenue it already has to spend on roads, education and health care cleared a hurdle Tuesday.
Appeals Court Remands Case On Secretary Of State FeesThe Colorado Court of Appeals has sent back to district court a lawsuit challenging fees collected by the secretary of state's office to fund elections.
Bill Would Alter Way Revenue Limit Is Calculated In ColoradoA proposal by two Republican lawmakers to potentially increase how much revenue the state can keep without issuing tax refunds has passed a Colorado House committee.
Bill Would Ask Voters If They Want To Change TABORTwo Colorado Republicans want to loosen a constitutional restriction on how much revenue the state can receive without having to issue tax refunds.
Colorado State Patrol, CDOT Want More Money To Patrol Boulder TurnpikeIncreased enforcement around the U.S. 36 toll lanes could be coming in 2017.
State Sends Out Thousands Of Incorrect Tax LettersColorado’s Department of Revenue admits it incorrectly sent 7,700 Colorado taxpayers letters last week denying them their TABOR refund or incorrectly computing their tax refund.
Colorado's Constitutional Rewrites Are Bitter Ballot IssueA well-funded coalition of Republicans, Democrats, business, energy and agricultural interests is supporting Amendment 71, an initiative that would make it tougher to change Colorado's Constitution,
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,.