Yesterday, TBD Colorado released its final report and recommendations. While some are calling this report “The Best Direction”, the report itself is filled with recommendations for “The Bigger Directorate”. The report touches on a few key topics, including education, health, state budget, state workforce, transportation, and the state constitution. In this first post, we’ll cover education, health and state budget.
While the report pays lip service to the need to reduce spending or increasing efficiency, most recommendations call for an increase in spending and/or government overreach. Here are the top-line recommendations offered by the task force by category: