The new governor's campaign promise for free, full-day kindergarten took center stage. Polis requested $227 million out of a $33.7 billion budget.
The promise of affordable early childhood education was one of Colorado's new governor's biggest campaign pledges.
Polis declared the state of the state as solid, strong and successful before he tacked on one of the watchwords of his campaign: “bold.”
- The bill, with a $243 million price tag, faces an uphill battle.Read more