Professor John Straayer headed CSU's legislative internship program for 37 years. His students included Cory Gardner, who's now a U.S. senator from Colorado.
The congressman, who represents northern and eastern Colorado, is also concerned the president's proposed budget will grow defense at the expense of the national debt.
Back in Colorado during Congressional recess, Sen. Cory Gardner updates his positions on a number of issues.
Coffman took questions for almost two hours on health care, the president's tax returns and the environment.
The preliminary budget proposal is creating new lists of winners and losers. Military spending goes up while money for education goes down.
Rep. Mike Coffman, a Republican, and Sen. Michael Bennet, a Democrat have introduced separate measures to help troops pushed out of the military without health benefits.
Older people with disabilities, in long-term care, make up nearly 10 percent of the state’s overall Medicaid population, but they account for more than 40 percent of the costs.
The White House's budget got us wondering about the NEA's Colorado impact. How much money does the state get? And where does that money go?
Here are the full statements from Colorado's congressional delegation on the release of President Donald Trump's budget.
The AHCA would create a $1 billion annual shortfall in Colorado’s state budget starting in 2020.