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Colorado taxpayers appear likely to foot bill for special session after all

Author: Joey Bunch - October 3, 2017 - Updated: October 3, 2017

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Special districts were willing to foot the bill -- more than $20,000 a day -- for the special session going on at the Colorado Capitol. They, after all, stand to benefit if legislators fix an error that cut pot buyers a tax break while taking millions away from services such as transit, cultural districts and rural healthcare services.

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Joey Bunch

Joey Bunch

Joey Bunch is the senior political correspondent for Colorado Politics. He has a 31-year career in journalism, including the last 15 in Colorado. He was part of the Denver Post team that won the Pulitzer Prize in 2013 and is a two-time Pulitzer finalist. His resume includes covering high school sports, the environment, the casino industry and civil rights in the South, as well as a short stint at CNN.