Capitol Conversation http://www.kunc.org en Capitol Conversation: The Gun Debate Impact http://www.kunc.org/post/capitol-conversation-gun-debate-impact <p>For the most part, the peak of the gun debate at the state capitol is over, but the political ramifications are still unfolding. Sun, 07 Apr 2013 15:07:28 +0000 Bente Birkeland 42567 at http://www.kunc.org Capitol Conversation: The Gun Debate Impact Capitol Conversation: Republicans Take Gun Bill Frustration Out on Budget http://www.kunc.org/post/capitol-conversation-republicans-take-gun-bill-frustration-out-budget <p>State lawmakers are in the middle of debating the annual budget. And even though there’s more money than last year, Republicans are not happy with what’s known as the ‘long’ bill. Sun, 31 Mar 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Bente Birkeland 42218 at http://www.kunc.org Capitol Conversation: Republicans Take Gun Bill Frustration Out on Budget Capitol Conversation: Rewriting The School Finance Act http://www.kunc.org/post/capitol-conversation-rewriting-school-finance-act <p>A major re-write of how Colorado funds K through 12 schools is now making its way through the state legislature. It’s an annual bill – but this year one state lawmaker wants to add even more money to it despite the objections of others. Sun, 24 Mar 2013 15:21:23 +0000 Bente Birkeland 41969 at http://www.kunc.org Capitol Conversation: Rewriting The School Finance Act Capitol Conversation: 2013 Session Half Over, Plenty of Issues Yet to Come http://www.kunc.org/post/capitol-conversation-2013-session-half-over-plenty-issues-yet-come <p>State lawmakers are a little more than halfway through the 2013 legislative session, and there’s been no shortage of drama and divisive issues. Mon, 18 Mar 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Bente Birkeland 41652 at http://www.kunc.org Capitol Conversation: 2013 Session Half Over, Plenty of Issues Yet to Come Capitol Conversation: Supreme Court Hears the Lobato Case http://www.kunc.org/post/capitol-conversation-supreme-court-hears-lobato-case <p>It’s now up to the Colorado Supreme Court to decide the fate of a historic education funding case after hearing oral arguments last Thursday. Sun, 10 Mar 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Bente Birkeland 41287 at http://www.kunc.org Capitol Conversation: Supreme Court Hears the Lobato Case