Gov. Hickenlooper Proposing More Education Cuts

Nov 1st @ 4:56 pm in News by Scott Staley

DENVER  -  Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper pitched more cuts to education Tuesday, although not as dramatic as other years, in a budget proposal that also sets up a showdown with Republicans over delaying a property tax break for seniors.  The Daily Sentinel reports Hickenlooper’s budget proposal reduces funding for K-12 education next year by $89 million and about $60 million for public colleges.   That proposal is likely to spark the biggest fireworks in the Legislature next year. Republicans already have said they would not support postponing the tax break, and they have enough votes in the House to kill a measure to delay it again…
Source: Daily Sentinel