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Colorado’s Mixed Tax Votes Leave Political Future Unclear

Colorado’s mercurial political nature was on full display Tuesday, with voters overwhelmingly approving taxes on marijuana sales but rejecting an income tax hike for schools.

11/06/2013

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Colorado Rejects Major Schools Funding Change

Colorado voters soundly rejected a $1 billion income tax hike for school funding on Tuesday.

11/05/2013

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Hickenlooper Drops Off Ballot, Urges ‘Yes’ Vote On Amendment 66

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper dropped of his ballot in advance of Election Day on Tuesday.

11/03/2013

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Confusion Reigns On Colorado School Tax Question

An income tax question to be decided by Colorado voters Tuesday sets up a watershed change for how public schools are funded and could be the largest voter-approved tax hike in state history.

11/03/2013

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A Lot Of Out-Of-State Money Supporting Amendment 66

In just one week Coloradans will vote on one of the largest tax increases in state history. Amendment 66 would raise income taxes by a billion dollars, and eyes and money from out of state are trying to influence the decision.

10/29/2013

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Colorado School Tax Measure Survives Challenge

A Denver judge has upheld a ballot question seeking to raise Colorado residents’ income taxes to benefit public schools.

10/15/2013

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Decision Expected On Colorado School Tax Challenge

A Denver judge is expected to rule Tuesday on the validity of a ballot question seeking to raise Colorado residents’ income taxes to benefit public schools.

10/15/2013

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Tax Proposal For Colorado Schools Makes Ballot

A proposal to increase Colorado income taxes to pay for school upgrades will appear on the November ballot after election officials determined Wednesday that proponents gathered enough signatures for the petition.

09/04/2013

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Colorado School Tax Supporters Turn In Petitions

Smiling schoolchildren and a bright school bus hauled boxes of petitions to Denver on Monday as activists pushed for the largest voter-approved permanent tax hike in state history to overhaul education funding.

08/05/2013

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School Tax Measure A Big Question Mark In Colorado

Colorado voters likely have a big decision to make this fall on taxes. Education groups are hoping Colorado approves the biggest permanent tax increase ever posed to voters in an effort to correct years of flawed school funding.

07/11/2013