Gov't Affairs, Govt - State of Colorado

Colorado School Reform Will Make Ballot

The author of SB-213, Sen. Mike Johnston (D-Denver), said he is confident Initiative 22 to reform school financing will make the fall ballot. Colorado Commits To Kids, the issues committee that will promote the initiative, turned in its petitions on Aug. 5. Chad McWhinney convened a group of Northern Colorado business representatives to meet with… Continue reading Colorado School Reform Will Make Ballot

Gov't Affairs, Govt - State of Colorado

Governor, Business Leaders Support Education Tax

Gov. Hickenlooper publically announced his support for Initiative 22 to increase income taxes to increase funding for K-12 Education. At the same meeting, Chad McWhinney, a Loveland developer added his support to the measure. Advocates are currently collecting the required signatures to put the measure on the ballot. McWhinney is organizing meetings with Loveland area… Continue reading Governor, Business Leaders Support Education Tax