Colorado funds just over half of a day of kindergarten — 0.58 percent to be precise. That means some school districts pay for free full-day kindergarten, while others charge families.
Unlike previous sessions, Democrats can now propose and pass their own health care agenda.
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.
The combined effects of both state amendments have reduced funding for some agencies, including rural libraries and fire departments.
But by time the budget is actually enacted, it could look significantly different than the governor's proposal.
We get asked a lot about pot taxes and education. Here's a user-friendly guide that should help answer those questions.
Where is all the tax money from marijuana sales going? Here's a user-friendly breakdown of the state's marijuana revenue.
Through art and Rube Goldberg machines, Warm Cookies of the Revolution teaches residents about participatory budgeting in its latest project.
The pension is now projected to fully fund the benefits owed to retirees within 30 years, down from 78 years.