Amendment 66 http://www.kunc.org en Quinnipiac Poll Suggests Tough 2014 Road For Colo. Democrats http://www.kunc.org/post/quinnipiac-poll-suggests-tough-2014-road-colo-democrats <p>With the 2013 general election all wrapped up, pundits are already looking to 2014. New poll numbers out from Quinnipiac have already shed some early light on what could be some tough races.</p><p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Brian Larson & Jody Hope Strogoff 52293 at http://www.kunc.org Quinnipiac Poll Suggests Tough 2014 Road For Colo. Democrats Colorado Says Yes To Pot Taxes, No To Education Tax http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-says-yes-pot-taxes-no-education-tax <p>Colorado voters gave a mixed reaction Tuesday on a pair of statewide tax increases. Voters didn’t want to tax themselves to pay for education, but were overwhelmingly willing to tax recreational marijuana to help rebuild schools.</p><p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 13:19:26 +0000 Bente Birkeland 51619 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Says Yes To Pot Taxes, No To Education Tax NoCo Chambers Don’t See Eye-to-Eye On Education Tax http://www.kunc.org/post/noco-chambers-don-t-see-eye-eye-education-tax <p>One of two statewide issues facing voters Nov. 5 is whether to approve an increase in income taxes to help fund K - 12 schools. Most education groups support <a href="http://kunc.org/term/amendment-66">Amendment 66</a>, which would raise nearly $1 billion a year. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Erin OToole & Jerd Smith 51372 at http://www.kunc.org NoCo Chambers Don’t See Eye-to-Eye On Education Tax Tallying The Spending In Support Of The Education Tax http://www.kunc.org/post/tallying-spending-support-education-tax <p>Teachers unions and several wealthy Coloradans are spending millions to convince voters to agree to almost $1 billion annually in higher income taxes devoted to public schools.</p><p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 12:15:06 +0000 Rocky Mountain PBS I-News & Sandra Fish 51001 at http://www.kunc.org Tallying The Spending In Support Of The Education Tax Education Tax Overcomes Legal Challenge To Stay On The Ballot http://www.kunc.org/post/education-tax-overcomes-legal-challenge-stay-ballot <p>A ballot question to raise Colorado income taxes to help improve public schools has survived a legal challenge. A Denver District Court Judge has ruled that the proposal can go before voters.</p><p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 17:00:59 +0000 Bente Birkeland 50847 at http://www.kunc.org Education Tax Overcomes Legal Challenge To Stay On The Ballot