Support Across Colorado

Click on the article names below to learn more about Amendment 73 and to hear from individuals across Colorado as to why they support this critical school funding proposal.

Article Media Outlet
Sterling Journal-Advocate Endorsement: Amendment 73 a solution to school funding Journal-Advocate
Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Endorsement:  Vote yes on 73 Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Craig Press Editorial: Our kids are worth it Craig Press
Sentinel Endorsement: Don’t fall for false arguments against Amendment 73 — it’s a fair, realistic way to fund needy schools Aurora Sentinel
Logan County South Platte Sentinel: 2018 ballot question endorsements Logan County South Platte Sentinel
Open letter from civic leaders supporting Amendment 73 Great Education Colorado
Cherry Creek Schools Board President Dave Willman: Why I support Amendment 73, and you should, too Sentinel
Former Jeffco and Boulder Superintendent Cindy Stevenson: ‘All children have special needs’ Colorado Politics

Sam Fuqua and Kathy Gebhardt: Camera fails to listen to local voices on Amendment 73
Boulder Daily Camera
Open letter from Together Colorado, a faith based organization representing more than 200 faith leaders and organizations Together Colorado
Akron School Board passes resolution on Amendment 73 Akron News-Reporter
Broomfield City Council Member Stan Jezierski, : Amendment 73 will enhance schools, community Broomfield Enterprise
Laura McDonald-Our communities depend on our public schools; vote yes on Amendment 73 Longmont Observer
Tom Schantz: Amendment 73 gets job done Boulder Daily Camera

73 ‘provides support for schools’

The Mountain Mail
Stephanie Juneau: Amendment 73 is good idea Steamboat Pilot
Mayor of Cortez, Karen Sheek:  We need to support Amendment 73 The Journal
Faith Leaders from across Colorado endorse Amendment 73  Press Release
Elise Sullivan: Vote ‘yes’ on Amendment 73, 1A Craig Press
Jennie Belval: A modest cost with Amendment 73 Boulder Daily Camera
Caty Husbands, Englewood School Board — Letter to the editor: Vote yes on 73 Centennial Citizen
OPINION: Small Class Size Matters, for Most Students Pagosa Daily Post
Kara Suckla, Montezuma-Cortez School Board: Colorado schools need Amendment 73 The Journal
David and Karen Lavender: Vote yes on 73 and 4A Telluride Daily Planet
Endorsements: Initiated questions a mixed bag Journal-Advocate
“New wave” of politically inspired educators taking cue from Colorado’s spring walkouts over teacher pay The Denver Post
Ask The Indy: Breaking down the tax changes in Amendment 73 The Colorado Independent
Colorado kids deserve better Arvada Press
Amendment 73 will benefit local education needs Pueblo Chieftan
Let’s ride this wave Lakewood Sentinel
We must raise state taxes for education The Journal
Bernie Sanders endorses Colorado Amendment 73 Coloradoan
Why I support Amendment 73 The Villager
Yes to Amendment 73 for public education Aspen Daily News
Letter to the editor: 73 would help the children Centennial Citizen
Thoughts on the ballot issues Crested Butte News
The Most Important Ballot Measures of 2018 The Nation
Amendment 73 is good for Summit students Summit Daily
Community Foundation Boulder County: Amendment 73 offers equitable education funding Daily Camera
Letter to the Editor: Gary Johnson: Vote ‘yes’ on Amendment 73 and Proposition 110. Greeley Tribune
Amendment 73: Understanding the tax increase for education on your Colorado ballot Colorado Independent
Honks for Amendment 73 Journal-Advocate
Make a difference in the lives of our public school students Estes Park Trail Gazette
Vote for the person not the party Mountain Mail
Opportunity can make a difference Mountain Mail
New poll shows Colorado education tax, drilling setbacks both passing Denver Post
Colorado's Amendment 73 would increase teacher pay, hike taxes on specific group of earners The Denver Channel
In Colorado’s high-poverty schools, many teachers are just starting their careers Colorado Independent
Where Does All The Marijuana Money Go? Colorado’s Pot Taxes, Explained Colorado Public Radio
Do Marijuana Taxes Go To Schools? Yes, But Probably Not In The Way You Think They Do Colorado Public Radio
As parent, teacher, Amendment 73 is chance to support schools (letter) Vail Daily
A73 addresses teachers’ dual work lives Post Independent/
Citizen Telegram
Yes for Small Businesses, Yes for Schools, Yes on 73 Estes Park Trail Gazette
Voting for Dummies 101 Vail Daily
Amendment 73: Understanding the tax increase for education on your Colorado ballot Chalkbeat
Steamboat teachers organization urges ‘yes’ vote on Amendment 73 Steamboat Pilot
Student videos explain ballot measures in nonpartisan way Durango Herald
Voter Guide 2018: Everything you need to know about the upcoming Colorado election 9news
Amendment 73 by the Numbers: Colorado school spending basics Complete Colorado
Dig schools out of budget abyss; vote ‘yes’ on 73 Coloradoan
A case for Amendment 73 Post Independent/
Citizen Telegram
Vote ‘yes’ on Amendment 73 to add $11.6 million annually to Eagle County Schools (letter) Vail Daily
Aspen schools push on for Amendment 73 The Aspen Times
Sarah Hathcock, M.D.: We must do better for our children; yes on 5A, 5B Reporter Herald
Vote for Amendment 73 to fund public schools (DJ Anderson, Cathy Kipp, Tom List) Coloradoan
School districts counting on public support for higher teacher pay to pass new tax increases Chalkbeat
Done waiting for legislature to fix school funding (Supt. Rob Sanders) Journal-Advocate
Breaking down Amendment 73: education funding 9news
Rocky Mountain Farmers Union supports Amendment 73 Journal-Advocate
Local districts will use Amendment 73 funds for salary, student safety Journal-Advocate
Letter to the Editor: YES on Amendment 73 for the children The Journal
Voter Guide 2018: Amendment 73: Quality Public Education Fund Amendment 9news
Colorado is near the bottom of states in school funding. That’s why there are nearly 40 bond and mill levy override questions on ballots this fall. Colorado Sun
School district unanimous in support of funding measure 73 The Daily Sentinel
Editorial: Increase School Funding for Equity Edgewater Echo
Local government entities take official positions on ballot Crested Butte News
Where Colorado’s candidates for governor stand on some of the big ballot questions Colorado Independent
The Case For Amendment 73, Colorado School Funding Measure Westword
Craig/Moffat Economic Development Partnership Board of Directors: Vote yes on 73 Craig Press
Amendment 73 meetings Oct. 17, 23 South Platte Sentinel
Fighting for a Diverse and Equitable STEM Workforce in Colorado Blog: Union of Concerned Scientists
Amendment 73 portrayed as both lifeline and drag to Colorado’s underfunded schools Denver Post
Cary Kennedy Letter to the Editor: Amendment 73: A Win-Win for Colorado Telluride Daily Planet
The Problem Solvers guide to 2018 Colorado election Fox 31 Denver
Fort Collins teachers, supporters advocate for Amendment 73 The Rocky Mountain Collegian
Coloradoan endorsement: Approve Amendment 73 with a watchful eye on local school spending Coloradoan
Yes on Amendment 73: It provides the school funding Colorado needs Denver Post
Colorado election: What you need to know about Amendment 73, school funding Coloradoan
Your complete guide to the 2018 Colorado Election Coloradoan
DJ Anderson Editorial: Yes on Amendment 73: It provides the school funding Colorado needs The Burlington Record
Advocates See Amendment 73 As A Chance For Voters To ‘Make It Right’ For School Funding CPR
Let’s pass Amendment 73 Telluride Daily Planet
League airs ballot issues to packed Forum Montrose Press
East, West Grand superintendents come together in support of Amendment 73 Sky-Hi News
Colorado voters have a lot to consider The Journal
Ballot initiative proponents show up in support of Jeffco Schools Columbine Courier
‘Voter Trust’ Could Be Key To Education Funding Measure’s Fate CBS Denver
Bruce Broderius: What, Why, How and the Future regarding Amendment 73: Let’s talk facts Greeley Tribune
East, West Grand superintendents come together in support of Amendment 73 Sky-Hi News
Colorado voters could drastically change the state’s school funding this November. Here’s your guide to the ballot. Colorado Sun
On the ballot Montrose Press
Go To Gunner - Amendment 73 Julesburg Advocate
Aspen school board supports Amendment 73 Aspen Daily News
Colorado’s school finance system is broken. Is Amendment 73 the answer? Colorado Sun
Colorado Ballot 2018: What Every Voter Should Know 5280 Magazine
Meeker BOE explains resolution supporting Amendment 73 Rio Blanco Herald Times
Rural issues debate The Daily Sentinel
Craig educators take to the streets as part of statewide action Craig Press
Opinion: Support local and state education funding ballot initiatives Pueblo Chieftain
Amie Baca-Oehlert: Why educators are supporting Amendment 73 Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Who Pays For Education? Amendment 73 Asks Voters To Decide
Pueblo's school districts in favor of Amendment 73 Pueblo Chieftain
Vote for schools Telluride Daily Planet
Taxes on the ballot: The questions every Coloradan must answer Denver Post
Teachers Rally For Funding Increase For ‘Future Of Colorado’ 4 CBS Denver
Rollie Heath: Amendment 73 will help fix broken school funding system Boulder Daily Camera
Teachers line streets of Longmont in support of school funding amendment Times-Call
Thompson School District teachers and supporters rally for education funding as election nears Loveland Reporter-Herald
‘We need the funding, and so do our kids.’ Colorado teachers take to the streets for Amendment 73 Chalkbeat
Colorado teachers set to take to the streets on Friday for Amendment 73
Support "Great Schools, Thriving Communities" Estes Park Trail Gazette
Colorado teacher union plans October blitz for Amendment 73 school tax increase The Denver Post
A preview of Colorado’s 2018 ballot: Taxes, roads and an existential crisis for oil and gas Colorado Sun
Moffat County School Board urges ‘yes’ vote on Amendment 73 Craig Press
Letters to the editor on school funding and the mountain coaster The Colorodoan
Amendment 73 Would Mean More Money For Colorado Schools. Here’s How KUNC
Amendment 73 supports our schools and our communities Journal-Advocate
Durango school board backs statewide tax hike for education The Durango Herald
Vote for Amendment 73 and Measure 4A The Daily Planet
Here's what the Poudre School District school board will push for this legislative session The Coloradoan
Sarah Myers: Amendment 73 will help us avoid a 4-day school week Boulder Daily Camera
RFSD News: Amendment 73 will increase teacher pay Post Independent/
Citizen Telegram
Nate Fairchild: Amendment 73 would return nearly $40M per year to District 6 children Greeley Tribune
Webb explains benefits of Amendment 73 Monte Vista Journal
Your Questions Answered Regarding School Funding and Amendment 73 Denver Public Schools
Platte Canyon School District RE-1 discusses Amendment 73 The Flume
What Colorado Amendment 73 Would Do to Your Taxes 107.9FM
Billions in Colorado school funding on the line as statewide tax, local bond issues crowd ballot Denver Post
Letter to the Editor: Colorado could use Amendment 73 Arvada Press
Guest OpEd: Former school board members urge support for Amendment 73 Arvada Press
Schools promote drug prevention programs Valley Courier
Democrats to present county ballot initiatives information Sept. 27 The Mountain Mail
APS board endorses education ballot initiative to raise taxes for school funding Sentinel
Support of Amendment 73 Weld 3J News
Letter to the Editor: Fellman for school funding measures Golden Transcript
Amendment 73: New Study Questions Proposal to Increase State Income Taxes by $1.6 Billion for P-12 Education Colorado Association of Commerce & Industry
Midterm Elections 2018: Counties, state get ready for general election (copy) CO Springs Gazette
Poudre School District school board OKs resolution in support of Amendment 73 Coloradoan
Progressive Income-Tax Amendment Question Reaches Colorado Ballot The Heartland Institute
Vote for school funding Telluride Daily Planet
Group reviews Kids Count report for SLV Alamosa News
Politicos trade verbal punches in Junction Gunnison County Times
Key Colorado ballot initiatives have corporations spending tens of millions for your vote The Colorado Independent
Will Volunteer Armies And Millions Of Dollars Translate To Votes? It’s Complicated CPR
As 4-year-old preschool programs become the norm, Denver looks to reach 3-year-olds next Chalkbeat
Canon City School Board approves resolution in support of Amendment 73 Canon City Daily Record
Corporate Close-Up: Is a Corporate Income TaxHike Coming for Colorado Taxpayers? Bloomberg BNA
Colorado Wonders: Did The Teacher Protests Over Pay and Benefits Result in Any Changes? CPR
Martha Olson: Stop cheating Colorado's children: pass Amendment 73 The Daily Camera
School District will seek mill levy increase in November Telluride Daily Planet
Pueblo school districts support ballot issue to raise more money Pueblo Chieftain
Colorado Rep. Janet Buckner visits Greeley schools, says education funding remains a priority Greeley Tribune
DeWitt, Pappas: Welcome, all our families and students, to the 2018-19 school year Greeley Tribune
Redistricing proposal to appear on November ballot after Moffat County School Board certification Craig Press
Boulder Valley school board supporting statewide K-12 ballot measure Daily Camera
Amendment 73 calls to increase taxes among high earners to boost education funding KOAA
Cash-Strapped School Districts Pin Their Hopes On A Statewide Ballot Measure CPR
Local school officials back Amendment 73 to bolster sub-par education funding Real Vail
Ballot measure would increase East Grand school budget by $2M Sky-Hi News
Low Pay, High Turnover Plagues Colorado Preschool Teachers KUNC
Eagle County Schools officials support Amendment 73, which would increase taxes on Colorado’s highest earners Vail Daily
Telluride schools, hit by funding cuts, mull option: 'Chronic' shortfalls felt localy and statewide Telluride Daily Planet
Greeley-Evans District 6 board approves resolution supporting Amendment 73 Greeley Tribune
Amendment 73 will build great schools, thriving communities Colorado Politics
Pro15 issues endorsements on ballot issues Journal-Advocate
RE-1 Valley School Board adopts resolution supporting Amendment 73 Journal-Advocate
Why is Initiative 73 for school funding so complicated? Local experts explain. Reporter Herald
CrossCurrents - Financing Colorado's Public Schools Crosscurrents
Progressive 15 endorses ballot issues Reporter Herald
Cortez school board will not ask for mill levy increase The Journal
Coloradans to vote multiple times on teacher funding in November Fox 31 Denver
Schools ask voters for tax increase for funding 9News
Two ballot measures will help fund D-60 schools in Pueblo if approved in November KRDO
Colorado educators hope voters give the go-ahead to Amendment 73 The Denver Channel
Back to school, a week early Telluride Daily Planet
Sacrificing our Schools: Full-day kindergarten costs Colorado families thousands Fort Collins Coloradoan
Coloradans to consider amending state constitution to better fund education Craig Press
School-tax amendment makes Colorado’s November ballot 9 News
Chalkbeat Morning Roundup Chalkbeat
Education tax initiative lands on fall ballot Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Ain’t No Bar High Enough For Colorado Schools? We’ll See Colorado Pols
School-tax amendment makes Colorado’s November ballot Colorado Springs Gazette
Education tax hike will be on Colorado's November ballot, Secretary of State says Denver Business Journal
School-tax amendment makes Colorado’s November ballot 9 News
Colorado voters will decide on $1.6 billion tax increase for education Chalkbeat
Initiative 93, aimed at increasing school funding and teacher pay, makes Colorado's November ballot The Denver Channel
Initiative to pay for preschool, full-day kindergarten qualifies for Colorado ballot Denver Post
School-tax amendment makes Colorado’s November ballot Colorado Politics
Initiative 93 On November Ballot News Channel 4
New rule to ‘raise the bar’ for ballot measures wasn’t high enough for this ed-funding campaign Colorado Independent
As $1.5B ballot initiative looms, new report ranks Colorado 10th best in nation for public schools Colorado Watchdog
Initiative 93 to fund preschool, full-day kindergarten and more qualifies for Colorado ballot Aspen Times
First citizen-initiated ballot measure makes November ballot Durango Herald
Amendment 73 could give schools $1.6 billion in Colorado Coloradoan
RE-1 Valley School Board gets input on how to spend ballot initiative funds Sterling Journal Advocate
Voters to decide in November whether to raise taxes by $1.5 billion annually for education Colorado Watchdog
You could change Colorado's school funding woes in November Coloradoan
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