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May 18, 2015

The teachers unions are at it again. They’re out in full force, standing in the way of common sense reforms that would protect taxpayers and give our students the best education possible. The Thompson Education Association wants to pass a new contract without a pay-for-performance provision. Will you help us out? Add your name to […]

Get Results! Demand Fair Charter School Funding

April 02, 2015

Jefferson County voters said “yes” to change last fall when they elected a reform-minded group to the school board. But lack of funding jeopardizes the chance to implement these changes. Reform is what voters demanded and policymakers should follow through with bold action. That’s where you come in! Let the Jefferson County school board know that […]

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AFP Colorado Disappointed in School Choice Court Decision

June 29, 2015

DENVER – Americans for Prosperity Colorado, the state’s foremost advocate for economic freedom, reacted with disappointment at the Colorado Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the Douglas County school choice program. Americans for Prosperity State Director Michael Fields released the following statement: “We are certainly disappointed in today’s decision. Unfortunately, the courts have decided to put […]

Climate Roundtable Won’t Stop Families From Paying $613 More Per Year

June 24, 2015

Leaders At Roundtable Should Instead Be Discussing How to Protect Colorado Families DENVER –Americans for Prosperity Colorado, the state’s foremost advocate for economic freedom, released the following statement in regards to the University of Denver climate roundtable today at 11AM: “The environmental extremists and big-government regulators can get together and talk all they want, but […]

AFP Calls For Overturn of EPA Water Rule

May 29, 2015

DENVER — Americans for Prosperity Colorado issued the following statement on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) newly finalized “Waters of the United States rule,” which will drastically expand the power granted to the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers under the Clean Water Act (CWA). “The amount of regulatory overreach coming from the EPA is […]

AFP Colorado Announces Promotion of New State Director

May 18, 2015

DENVER – Americans for Prosperity Colorado, the state’s foremost advocate for economic freedom, today announced the promotion of its deputy state director, Michael Fields, to state director. Fields, who had been the chapter’s deputy director since last year, will continue the fight for economic freedom in the Centennial State. “I couldn’t be more excited to […]

AFP Colorado Releases Letter To Attorney General Coffman

March 26, 2015

DENVER – Today, Americans for Prosperity Colorado released a letter questioning Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman as to her position on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed regulations on traditional power plants. The letter highlights federal overreach into Colorado’s state authority as well as the need to stand up for local jobs and low-cost energy production. […]

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