Colorado Rising Action - Education


Every child deserves quality education, and we can do this by improving school choice and educational opportunities for all. There’s a major issue with education funding in Colorado, and lawmakers need to do a better job of prioritizing education in the state budget. As state spending on education has increased by 20% since the ’90s, teacher pay has actually decreased by the same amount. We should ensure that children see the benefits by putting more money straight into the classroom instead of into the administrative bureaucracy.


August 9, 2018

VIDEO: What Are Democrats Saying About Jared Polis & His Policies?

Denver, Colo. – Colorado Democrats have had some bones to pick with Congressman and gubernatorial candidate Jared Polis and his policies over the years. Colorado Rising…

August 27, 2018

VIDEO: Hickenlooper raises concerns about Amendment 73

Like we’ve been saying, Amendment 73 is a massive tax increase that will drive people away from Colorado. The problems with Amendment 73 were laid out in…

August 7, 2018

THE 74: Majority Of U.S. Voters Give Thumbs Up To School Choice

New poll findings released by Democrats for Education Reform on Monday found that a majority of U.S. voters believe in reform policies such as expanding public…

October 23, 2018

Understanding Amendment 73 – Michael Fields on Denver Channel 7

Michael Fields, a former teacher, was featured on the Denver Channel 7 360 feature on Amendment 73 – a $1.6 billion tax increase for education.…