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Voters Soundly Defeat 60, 61, 101

On November 2, 2010, Colorado voters soundly defeated Amendments 60, 61 & Proposition 101 by margins of more than two to one. Colorado said NO to slashing taxes and slashing public services; no to dismantling our schools, colleges and universities; no to destroying the safety net that protects Colorado's kids.  Colorado chose public education and long-term investments in our kids and economy, over short-term, short-sighted individual gain. As we look over the past three months, we're proud of the work we did along with so many other organizations to stop the Amendments 60, 61, and Prop 101, but we regret that so many had to fight so hard ...

Your One-Stop Shop to Defeat 60, 61, and 101

We have three easy ways for you to take action to protect Colorado’s kids from these three initiatives: Pledge to Vote NO, Volunteer an hour or two, or host a postcard writing party with your friends and neighbors!

Tell Your School Board: Oppose 60, 61, 101

This November, Colorado voters will consider three anti-education and anti-Colorado ballot initiatives -- Amendments 60 & 61 and Proposition 101 -- that would devastate our education system and make it impossible for our state to recover or compete.  Because it's critical that voters know the scope of their impacts, we need every school board in the state to adopt resolutions against these "bad three".

Amendment 60, 61 & Proposition 101: Facts, Figures, and Ways to Take Action

Facts and Figures: Print a two-page overview of Amendment 60, 61, and Proposition 101 and how they would impact education. Print a one-page overview of Amendment 60, 61, and Proposition 101 and how they would impact education. Ways to Take Action: Schedule a presentation at your PTA or community meeting. Print a resolution that your PTA can adopt opposing Amendments 60, 61, and Proposition 101. Volunteer to help others get informed about 60, 61, and 101 and what they would mean for Colorado kids. Sign our petition to the Jeffco School Board thanking them for taking a stand against 60, 61, 101 and encouraging them to get the word ...

2010 Colorado Ballot: Prop 101, Amendments 60 & 61

PRINT RESOURCES: 1. One-page information sheet En Español 2. Two-page information sheet 3. Sign-up Sheet ... Please return to Great Education Colorado 1600 Downing Street, Suite 100 Denver, CO 80218 4. Wallet Cards ... Can print using Avery #5390 cardstock (double-sided) or print on cardstock (double-sided) "Your wallet's not full without one!" En Español 5. Resolution that your community organization can adopt opposing 60, 61, and 101. ________________________________________________________________________________________ Great futures start with a great education, but great education will be impossible in Colorado, if ...

School Board Resolutions Against Amendments 60, 61, and Proposition 101

Source: Colorado Association of School Boards (CASB) Amendment 60 Resolution in opposition to the ballot initiative ON LOCAL PROPERTY TAX REVENUE WHEREAS, the _______________ Board of Education is a public entity that provides educational services to the children in the _______________ School District; and WHEREAS, a ballot initiative to amend Article X, Section 20 (“Taxpayer Bill of Rights” or “TABOR”) of the Colorado Constitution, which will appear on the general election ballot this November as Amendment 60, would cut in half all local property taxes used for the school district’s general fund and provides no credible means ...