Among the 75 most populous cities in the U.S., Aurora ranks eighth for the state of its finances, having $2,200 in surplus funds per taxpayer, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released last month.
It can be tough to get along with the neighbors, but when your neighbor is the federal government, good luck, said one legal group.
While sponsors still have not introduced a paid family and medical leave bill, they have begun discussing details about their proposal, including that legislation will likely mandate a minimum level of paid medical and family leave coverage that companies must provide either through a fully funded program or market-based insurance product.
The inflow of smuggled cigarettes in Colorado is 8.8 percent, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation that examines the relationship between cigarette taxes and smuggling.
Colorado finished 17th in a study by the website Rich States, Poor States that examined the 50 states’ economic outlooks based on 15 weighted policy measures.
Colorado was not included in a new analysis from the Tax Foundation identifying 36 states that have major changes to their tax codes taking effect this year.
Colorado would lack adequate revenues to manage a moderate economic downturn without raising taxes or cutting services, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics.
Mike MacIntyre, head football coach at the University of Colorado Boulder, earned $2.88 million in 2018, making MacIntyre the highest-paid public employee in 28th last year, according to a ranking by the website GOBankingRates.
Legislative appropriations for Colorado arts agencies are projected to reach $2 million for fiscal year 2020, which equates to 35 cents per capita in the state, according to a report from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA).
Thirty-eight counties in the state are now under a Second Amendment sanctuary law or ordinance, according to updates from the website Gunrightswatch.com and media reports.
Borrowers in Colorado who sought forgiveness of their student loans in the second quarter of 2019 numbered 4,596, according to a new state-by-state analysis by the U.S. Department of Education.
Federal agency research dollars going to Colorado totaled $572.4 million in fiscal year 2018, according to a new analysis by the Research!America alliance.
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting allocated $6,016,101 in fiscal-year 2018 to support public television and radio in Colorado, the 23rd highest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, CPB reported.