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End the Import-Export Bank!

June 06, 2014

The Export-Import Bank interferes with the economy by providing loans to politically-connected foreign companies. This is exactly the kind of government meddling in the economy that free-market advocates should reject! Not only does the Export-Import bank interfere with the free market, it also jeopardizes billions of taxpayer dollars.  According to the Congressional Budget Office, the [...]

Sen. Udall is putting special interests ahead of Colorado

May 07, 2014

By opposing the construction of the Keystone Pipeline, Mark Udall is putting billionaire special interests ahead of the overwhelming majority of Americans who want to see it built. Call Senator Udall and tell him to support the Keystone XL Pipeline! For months, Sen. Udall has been trying to have it both ways with the Keystone Pipeline, [...]

Thank You Jefferson County School Board

March 10, 2014

Early this year the Jefferson County School board announced the 2014 negotiations with its Teachers Association will be conducted in open sessions. Please write to the Jefferson County school board and thank them for increasing transparency and providing the opportunity for the community to attend these sessions. Thank the Jefferson County school board HERE. A [...]

Issues: Labor, Education & Pensions

Stop “one size fits all” Education

March 07, 2014

Common Core is to education what Obamacare is to healthcare . In both cases you have arrogant but incompetent Washingtonians trying to “fix” what isn’t really broken, by imposing one-size-fits-all “solutions” that create more problems than they solve. But there’s still time to stop Common Core (or at least to force a thoughtful pause before the [...]

Issues: Labor, Education & Pensions

New Federal School Standards Are Rotten To The “Core”

December 23, 2013

Can Washington do anything right? The answer, unfortunately, is “not very often.” And what’s true for healthcare is doubly true for public education, where decades of federal meddling have reduced America’s once-proud public education system to a shadow of its former self. Take a moment to tell the Governor not to make it even worse [...]

Issues: Labor, Education & Pensions