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John Hickenlooper’s legal defense against ethics complaint cost taxpayers $150,000, a final tally shows
Colorado paid an outside attorney $525 an hour to represent the former governor against the ethics complaint first made in October 2018
Now that Colorado lawmakers have put Gallagher repeal on the ballot, will they actually be able to pass it?By Brian Eason Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
The next fiscal fight in Colorado starts now: A bid to repeal TABOR and one to raise taxes on top earnersBy John Frank Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
The political stakes for Proposition CC are huge. It’s a test case for a major fiscal overhaul in Colorado.
The supporters of the ballot question to end TABOR's limits on tax collections signaled that the measure is just the first step toward untying the state's fiscal knot
Is Colorado’s 2019 ballot question about TABOR spending caps really a tax hike? The answer is sort of.
The question at the heart of the political debate for November's ballot leads to two correct and seemingly contradictory answers
The TABOR battle is reaching new levels. Critics are testing 18 ways to rewrite Colorado tax policy.
The challenge to unraveling TABOR, Amendment 23 and the Gallagher Amendment starts with finding the right ballot wording ahead of 2020 election
The measure would amount to the most substantial effort in years to rollback the state’s unique limits on government spending
Phil Weiser: "We're building in protections so it doesn't happen again."