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November 8, 2017
Tax measures prevail in Colorado Springs and Greeley, while Brighton attempt fails
It marked the six time since 2003 voters have rejected a property tax increase in the Brighton district.
September 7, 2017
Colorado school districts taking another shot at tax measures after past defeats
Almost 20 school districts will be asking voters for a tax increase this November looking to find more funds for higher staff pay and new technology.
All about the green
November 3, 2016
What you need to know about marijuana tax money and Colorado schools
Your questions about Colorado pot money for schools answered including who gets any and what it's used for.
November 1, 2016
Colorado’s record number of school bond measures raking in donations from varied interests
Campaign finance reports show almost $2 million has poured into the campaigns seeking to pass the 10 largest bond requests on the 2016 ballot.
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October 26, 2016
Colorado school districts stung by past defeats return with record number of tax requests
Colorado districts that have seen past measures defeated are taking a number of steps to persuade reluctant voters, including cutting back on what they’re asking for.
November 3, 2015
Five things to watch on Election Day
Key issues to be decided in Tuesday's election include the Jefferson County recall, the makeup of Denver, Aurora and Douglas County school boards, and a Brighton bond.
November 4, 2014
Voters reject slots-for-schools plan, pass open negotiations measure
UPDATED: Adams voters reject tax increases for county schools, while Boulder voters approved a record bond measure. Voters rejected an expansion of casino gambling and approved a proposition that would require district and union negotiations to take place in public. Denver voters approved an expansion of the Denver Preschool Program.
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