On this episode of Common Sense Digest, Host and Chairman of Common Sense Institute Earl Wright welcomes Michael Johnston and Doug Robinson to discuss Proposition 119, the measure’s origin, its need, and how it would function.
On this November’s Colorado ballot, voters will decide the fate of Proposition 120: “Property Tax Assessment Rate Reduction.” Proposition 120 proposes to permanently reduce the statewide property tax assessment rate for several classes of property.
On this edition of Common Sense Digest, Chairman and Host Earl L. Wright is joined by CSI’s Mike A. Leprino Fellow, Brenda Bautsch Dickhoner Ph.D. and Charter School Institute’s Terry Croy Lewis, Ph.D. is the Charter School Institute’s Executive Director as they discuss a salient funding issue affecting charter schools across the state, dive into what the “Legislative Interim Committee on School Finance” is up to, and discuss the latest update to CSI’s school finance report, “Dollars and Data.”
On this edition of Common Sense Digest, Chairman and Host Earl Wright is joined by CSI’s President & CEO Kristin Strohm and CSI’s Mike A. Leprino Fellow, Brenda Bautsch Dickhoner Ph.D., who recently authored phase one of a three-phase analysis focused on the current resources dedicated to the homeless in Metro Denver.
In 2019 the Colorado state legislature passed a new law establishing significant greenhouse gas emission reduction targets. Those targets include a statewide reduction in greenhouse gas emission of 50% from the 2005 baseline by 2030, and an 80% reduction from the 2005...
On this edition of Common Sense Digest, Chairman and Host Earl Wright is joined by CSI’s Mike A. Leprino Fellow, Brenda Dickhoner, who recently authored a report on how that money was allocated, what it was spent on, and money that remains to be allocated.