school funding

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Coloradans understand that together we thrive

BY: and - November 12, 2021

Coloradans want exceptional public schools, thriving communities and the ability to earn a good living, regardless of where we live or the color of our skin. We know that when we all pitch in together, we can make Colorado a state with world-class schools, affordable health care, and the community services our families need. The […]

State Sen. Chris Holbert

Q&A with Chris Holbert, Colorado Senate minority leader

BY: - January 21, 2021

Senate Minority Leader Chris Holbert, a Republican from Parker, was first elected to the Colorado House in 2010. He won election to the state Senate in 2014 and again in 2018. Having spent a decade at the Capitol — about half of that time when Republicans were in control — Holbert, 59, knows the ins […]

‘Thousands’ of students not enrolled in school as Polis, school officials make plea to parents

BY: - September 29, 2020

Gov. Jared Polis and school officials on Tuesday begged Colorado parents to enroll their children in school by Thursday — for their own kids’ wellbeing and because future school funding depends on it. “Your kid will return to school someday, post pandemic. And you don’t want them to be a year or more behind,” said […]