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Who’ll End Misuse of Welfare Cards?

February 24, 2014

Bill to Curb Abuse Falls Victim to Partisanship DENVER – Americans for Prosperity – Colorado, the state’s largest grassroots free-market group, today expressed shock that a bill designed to curb the misuse of welfare debit cards last week failed to gain bipartisan support during a committee hearing. The bill, SB-37,  came in response to mounting […]

Hickenlooper Can’t Escape Blame For Colorado’s Shrinking Workforce

February 19, 2014

Denver – Dustin Zvonek, state director of Americans for Prosperity-Colorado, today released the following statement in response to a Denver Post report about falling work participation rates in Colorado, as well as the five year anniversary of President Obama’s failed economic stimulus effort: “Jimmy Carter was president and pet rocks were popular the last time […]

Hickenlooper Can’t Escape Blame For Colorado’s Shrinking Workforce

February 18, 2014

Denver – Dustin Zvonek, state director of Americans for Prosperity-Colorado, today released the following statement in response to a Denver Post report about falling work participation rates in Colorado, as well as the five year anniversary of President Obama’s failed economic stimulus effort: “Jimmy Carter was president and pet rocks were popular the last time we […]

Defeat of “Mom’s Bill” a Bitter Pill

February 14, 2014 J

                                   But Group Still Hopes Hickenlooper Will Save The Day Parker – Americans for Prosperity-Colorado, the state’s largest grassroots free-market group, today voiced disappointment at the defeat of a bill, SB-163, that would have placed a one year hold on implementation of federal Common Core standards in Colorado, buying the state precious time for more […]

Putting ObamaCare Enrollment Numbers in Context

February 13, 2014 J

Americans for Prosperity-Colorado State Director Dustin Zvonek released the following statement today in response to the latest Obamacare enrollment numbers from the government: “The latest Obamacare enrollment numbers, if we take them at face value, look far less impressive when you consider that signing-up for this program isn’t really a free choice, but a government mandate, […]