Gov. Ritter Proposes Budget Changes

Gov. Bill Ritter recently made his first effort to match up campaign promises with hard cash. In last week's budget proposal, he asked the legislature for almost $200 million in new money for K-12 education, and $5 million to keep prisoners from returning to jail. Former governor Bill Owens had already offered up a $17 billion spending plan before Ritter arrived. But lawmakers gave the incoming Democrat a chance to weigh in. Ritter's proposals offer an early glimpse of his priorities, and of the financial constraints he'll face in coming years. He speaks with Ryan Warner.

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