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Coloradans Share their Healthcare Stories

By Erin Amsberry ObamaCare hurts Colorado families, period. No matter how much Senator Udall proclaims the benefits of the costly and inefficient health care bill, the truth is that real Colorado families are being hurt. Alessandra Desiderio, a Colorado wife and mother, recently shared her healthcare story with the Denver Post which detailed how Obamacare [...]

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Americans for Prosperity Opposes Binz Nomination to FERC

September 16, 2013 J

Colorado regulator has history of pushing radical green agenda Parker, CO – Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s leading free market grassroots organization, today joined more than a dozen other organizations urging the United States Senate to reject President Obama’s nomination of Ron Binz to be chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).  Binz has [...]

“It’s Working” Will Keep Rolling in Douglas County

September 09, 2013

Group Boosts Effort to Highlight School Reform Successes Parker, CO – Those fighting public school improvements in Douglas County got  disappointing news today, with the announcement by Americans for Prosperity  Foundation, the state’s largest free-market organization, that it would be  investing even more time and resources in “It’s Working,” a multi-faceted effort  aimed at keeping [...]

“It’s Working” Campaign to Highlight Benefits of School Reforms in Douglas County

August 21, 2013 J,

The state’s largest free-market organization, Americans for Prosperity Foundation – Colorado, today launched a multi-faceted education campaign effort aimed at keeping Douglas County Public Schools moving forward with ongoing reforms. This comes in response to efforts by teacher unions and other left-wing special interests to reverse years of progress in the district. AFP Foundation-CO will [...]

Rally for Rural Colorado this Wednesday

May 13, 2013 J,

The worst legislative session in memory may be over, but at least one important piece of unfinished business remains – getting Gov. Hickenlooper to veto SB-252, a bill that will force rural Coloradans to pay more on their utility bills in order to satisfy one-size-fits-all “green energy” mandates approved by urban legislators whose own constituents are [...]

AFP, Rural Lawmakers Call for Veto of SB-252

May 09, 2013 J,

DENVER – Lawmakers representing rural Colorado’s farm, ranch and mountain communities denounced legislation Thursday that will double the renewable-energy mandate on rural ratepayers. Senate Bill 252 would raise from 10 percent to 20 percent the amount of power that rural electric cooperatives–the nonprofit utilities serving much of the state–must obtain from costly renewable-energy sources. The [...]