School choice and reform not owned by a political party

By | February 14th, 2013

Education reform is increasingly defying partisan boundaries. Here are some examples from the Democratic side of the aisle…

Colorado-based ACE takes its scholarship case to the airwaves

By | December 17th, 2012

ACE Scholarships, a Colorado-based non-profit that provides partial tuition scholarships to low-income children in grades K-12 to help them attend private schools, is launching “TV commercials, billboards and digital ads” to promote its mission.

Bucking Colorado’s example, could Michigan soon adopt right-to-work?

By | December 3rd, 2012

When it comes to freedom of association, Colorado workers soon may have good reason to envy their Michigan counterparts.

A young woman’s voice in Colorado, challenging the Obama agenda

By | November 1st, 2012

“I don’t appreciate [Pres.] Obama’s war on women and I feel Mitt [Romney] knows what women need and how to bring the country forward and include us,” said Lindsey, 23, who may not fit the demographic stereotype of a registered Republican in Colorado.

Garza: Hispanics should advance policies that lead to prosperity

By | October 8th, 2012

Daniel Garza, executive director of The Libre Initiative, says that Hispanics and Latinos in America should ask themselves which public policies are “generating prosperity” and which ones are “generating poverty.”

Wisc. Lt. Gov.: Women targeted as “Obama defectors” will be “mighty insulted”

By | September 25th, 2012

NARAL has a national plan to target 338,000 women – some who may support Mitt Romney, based on the struggling economy – to instead help re-elect Pres. Obama by highlighting abortion and reproductive issues. NARAL calls them “Obama defectors.” Wisc. Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch has another phrase for how those women may respond to that targeting: “mighty insulted.”

Pres. Obama seeks Colorado — but fails to lead on economy

By | September 14th, 2012

The historical significance of Pres. Obama’s appearance in Jefferson County, Colo., on Thursday is in question, but there’s little doubt about the economic significance: terrible.

Colorado voter: “Women are underestimated by Democrats.”

By | August 24th, 2012

Gina, a Republican voter from Arapahoe County, Colo., discussed her opposition to ObamaCare and support for the “sanctity of human life,” while also noting that economic issues are key and questioned a “single-issue voter” approach by Democrats.

Colorado woman’s message for Pres. Obama: “We built that business.”

By | August 23rd, 2012

“Insulted beyond words,” said Sarah Geving of Douglas County, Colo., describing her frustration at Pres. Obama’s remark in July, “You didn’t build that,” about business creation amid the collective. Geving co-owns a small home-based commercial cleaning business with her husband.

Colorado woman who backed Obama in ’08 sees “new hope” with Romney/Ryan

By | August 16th, 2012

A Colorado women who supported Barack Obama in ’08 and was disillusioned now favors a Romney/Ryan plan “that calls for energy development, job training, entitlement reform, less regulations for small businesses, and 12 million new jobs.”