DENVER — Gov. Jared Polis today submitted his first budget proposal to the Joint Budget Committee (JBC) of the General Assembly. New K12 budget forecasts that reflect higher local district property tax revenue and lower enrollment growth and inflation have lowered the State funding need for school finance. This reduction creates room in the budget for the Governor’s proposals without increasing General Fund spending and also allows for additional savings.
DENVER — Gov. Jared Polis today released a statement on the federal judge’s ruling against the Trump administration’s decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. Colorado joined the lawsuit in April 2018.