Michael Jordan, Tom Brady, and Barry Bonds would have to pay more in taxes every time they play in Denver under a proposal aimed at raising money for school computers.

If taxpayers helped finance Coors Field, home to the Colorado Rockies, and the Denver Broncos' new stadium, the visiting athletes should give something back, Rep. Peter Groff, D-Denver, said.

The proposal would tack an additional 1.37 percent to the 4.63 percent state income tax that visiting athletes and entertainers already pay.

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