Colorado House Sends Roads, Schools Spending Bill To SenateA bill to increase investment in Colorado's underfunded roads and schools has passed the House.
Colorado House Debates Late-Session Roads, Schools SpendingWith less than two weeks to go in Colorado's legislative session, the Democrat-led House is debating a proposal to increase state spending on underfunded roads and schools.
Colorado's Budget Settled, But Debate Coming On Taxes, RefundsIt's late in Colorado's legislative session, and next year's budget is settled.
TABOR Refunds Targeted By Proposed Ballot MeasureA group of bipartisan civic leaders has launched a campaign to get a measure on the 2016 ballot asking voters to ease a revenue cap on state government.
Colorado AG: Governor's Budget Fee Plan Would Be LegalGov. John Hickenlooper's proposal to reclassify a Medicaid-related fee to balance the state budget and avoid taxpayer refunds is legal, Attorney General Cynthia Coffman said in an opinion issued Monday.
Lawmakers Debate Funding For All-Day KindergartenLawmakers debated a bill that would fund free all-day kindergarten for students in Colorado. The measure has a $242 million price tag.
Colorado's Battle Over Tax Limits Could Shape Future GrowthA battle over the size of government in Colorado, a perennial battleground state, is underway just as the presidential election gets into full swing.
Slate Of Changes To Colorado's Amendment Process FiledThere's one thing Democrats and Republicans always seem to agree on in Colorado — that it's too easy for citizens to change the state constitution.
Taxes, Spending Top Hickenlooper's State Of State AddressColorado Gov. John Hickenlooper urged Republicans again on Thursday to find a way to invest in roads and schools in the fast-growing state by avoiding taxpayer refunds.
Taxes, Spending To Top Hickenlooper's State Of State AddressColorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is reaching out to Republicans to find a way to invest in roads and schools by avoiding issuing taxpayer refunds.
A Lot Of Interesting Legislation On The Table, But State Budget Will Be The Big BattleIt's back to work for lawmakers at the state Capitol as the 2016 Legislature kicked off Wednesday morning, and a lot of interesting legislation is expected this session.
Hickenlooper Refuses To Give Up Spending And Tax IdeaColorado Gov. John Hickenlooper insisted Tuesday he can work with skeptical Republicans on his plan to avoid having to give refunds to taxpayers and invest the money instead on transportation and schools.