Colorado Wraps $18 Billion Budget

Williamson, Richard
May 2011
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/13/2011, Vol. 77 Issue 18, p7
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the move of the Republican-led House and Democratic-led Senate to pass an 18 billion dollar budget that was signed by Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, vetoing eight footnotes which he said violated the state's constitution. It notes that lawmakers encountered a shortfall of 1 billion dollars when their session started in January 2011. The drop of funding for public education is discussed.


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