After a mild Saturday, temperatures to finish the weekend will be MUCH colder! A system to our west pushes into SE Colorado overnight. Snow showers will be possible by early Sunday morning across the I-25 corridor with a change to rain and snow showers through the afternoon. Accumulation should be minimal as most moisture looks to be light and temperatures will warm into the upper 30s and 40s through the afternoon. The main impact will be the cold along with winds gusting up to 40 mph at times. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
At issue is who has the right to spend millions of dollars in money the government sends to the state each year. Owens says it's his right, and the lawmakers say it should be up to them.
The fight began over $146 million the state received last year as part of President Bush's tax-cutting plan. Owens handed out the money to various programs, angering lawmakers who said he can only handle federal aid for specific programs such as
The court did not indicate when it will issue a ruling.
After the hearing, Democratic House Minority Leader Andrew Romanoff said he thinks the lawmakers will win. He says the court understands that lawmakers are not -- quote – “just a bunch of potted plants.''