To solve old murders, the state has created playing cards with the faces of victims and details about their case. The decks are already circulating in prisons and leading to tips. One card features Tommy Kinslow. His mother says the 10th anniversary of his murder just passed but she remembers that night clear as day.
Then we talk about how Colorado gives tax breaks for affordable housing, energy development -- and bingo equipment. There are about 200 credits and exemptions in all, and one lawmaker wants to make sure the state's getting its money's worth.
And, quick, what’s Colorado’s state song? Isn’t it “Rocky Mountain High?" Yes. But there’s more to the story, and Rob Natelson of the Independence Institute, has written a paper about the song’s history.
Here's more on what we're talking about today:
- To Solve Murders, Colo. Inmates Are Given 'Cold Case' Playing Cards
- Zombie Bills: Colorado Tax Breaks May Come Under Scrutiny
- Colorado’s First State Song: ‘Where The Columbines Grow