The Denver Post is reporting that that the idea is "dormant."
[ Bill ] Ritter "challenged lawmakers to pick up the ball and move it down the field," said his spokesman, Evan Dreyer. "At this time, there doesn't appear to be any movement."
The Republicans are tired of being the legislative victims of the old bait and switch con game:
Rep. Frank McNulty, R-Highlands Ranch, called the fee increase a "nonstarter for us from the beginning."
"Until we fully protect the dollars we have going to transportation right now, we can't start a new conversation," he said, speaking for Republicans who are fed up with transportation dollars being "siphoned" for other departments.