Capitol Updates: First week bill highlights include corporal punishment, teacher shortage and Medicaid access

The Colorado General Assembly convened this week with leaders in the House and Senate laying out their hopes for the 2017 legislative session. Again this year, the Senate is controlled by Republicans and the House is controlled by Democrats. That …

HB 17-1042 (Wilson) Increasing Funding for Full-Day Kindergarten

Summary: The bill would allow for state funding for full-day kindergarten. Status: Introduced in the House – Assigned to the House Education Committee

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For the 2017 session of the Colorado General Assembly, we’ve collected the best available data and research on child well-being to help advocates advance—and protect—policies and investments we know will provide the greatest benefits to kids. Read about our 2017 Legislative Priorities.

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