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Despite Kennedy loss, public education front and center in general election

Campaigning on a pledge to make public education Colorado’s #1 priority, Cary Kennedy came up short in the Democratic primary, June 26, ending her bid to become the state’s next governor.

CEA rejects rumors, reaffirms support for Kennedy

Educators are alarmed by misleading statements circulating in the media that attempt to link Cary Kennedy to the controversial Senate Bill-191 educator evaluation law. The rumors stem from the fact that Kennedy, as a member of the steering committee of the Colorado School Finance Partnership in 2012, ‘agreed to each recommendation and, ultimately, to the full set of recommendations’ of a report covering a wide range of education issues.