Colorado Democrats are once again trying to pass a bill to give illegal immigrants who graduate from Colorado high schools in-state college tuition. Students currently pay out of state rates. Similar measures have failed in the past, but supporters expect the bill to easily clear the legislature now that Democrats control both chambers. Bente Birkeland has more from the state capitol.

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