Colorado legislators say that Proposition 116 would make economic hardships and disparities even worse
Marlboro’s owners negotiated Colorado’s proposed tobacco tax hike — and it could help them dominate the cigarette marketBy Jesse Paul Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Trump’s order to extend unemployment benefits could cost Colorado $31.1 million a week — money it doesn’t haveBy Tamara Chuang
Colorado is the only state without a rainy day fund. Now the coronavirus means it will pay the price.
Colorado's budget reserve fund is now larger than it was in previous years, but leaders knew it wouldn’t be enough to weather a storm
Colorado governor slashes state spending, outlaws evictions and keeps ski areas closed in series of late-night orders
Gov. Jared Polis said Colorado does not have the money “to carry on the functions of the state government.” He also directed his administration to funnel money toward nursing homes, which have been hard hit by the coronavirus
Democrats say a paid family leave bill is one bucket-list item they won't drop from their agenda when they return to the Capitol next month.
The economic impact of the coronavirus is huge. Now Colorado lawmakers are looking at a budget deficit.
Gov. Jared Polis’ administration assures lawmakers they have enough money to address the COVID-19 outbreak
Questions persist on whether the legislative session will resume, and how much lawmaking will take place in private in the interim
Gov. Jared Polis’ administration wants to find a new way to fund state colleges and universities, but now the effort has stalled
Hickenlooper faces renewed pressure and questions about his administration’s spending in final months
The cost of the former governor’s legacy website and legal defense in ethics inquiry emerge as issues in Democratic primary for U.S. Senate
States with bottle bills have some of the highest recycling rates in the country. But many were implemented before curbside recycling came to fruition.