College tuition caps rejected by Colorado lawmakers

· Jan. 23, 2015, 4:52 pm

A measure to permanently cap tuition hikes at Colorado's public colleges and universities has been rejected in the state Legislature.

The Senate Education Committee voted 5-4 on party lines Thursday to reject a bill to extend the current 6 percent hike cap indefinitely. The defeat was a blow to this year's Democratic agenda.

You care.

You want to know what is really going on these days, especially in Colorado. We can help you keep up.  The Lookout is a free, daily email newsletter with news and happenings from all over Colorado. Sign up here and we will see you in the morning!