DENVER (KDVR) — Proposition HH is pitched as a way to lower property taxes for Colorado homeowners, but it would also make changes to what the state does with excess taxpayer dollars.
It’s a ballot issue so complex that it takes up half of the blue ballot information booklet. Normally, excess state revenue is returned under the Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights, but the proposed measure would keep some of that money in government coffers to backfill the decrease in property tax revenue for local governments.
Meanwhile, Mike Johnson of Louisiana was selected as the new speaker of the U.S. House.
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