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CEA releases member voting recommendations for Election 2018

As the #RedForEd movement sweeps across the nation, educators are predicting a massive national turnout for candidates and ballot measures supporting students and public education in 2018. The Colorado Education Association is confident that its 35,000 members will have a huge impact on the election, building on the momentum of three Days of Action in April that drew more than 15,000 teachers and support staff to the State Capitol.

CEA endorses Polis for governor in education-focused general election

The Colorado Education Association is backing U.S. Rep. Jared Polis for governor in an election that will continue to be dominated by public education as a top issue for voters. Polis’ support for strong school funding and respect for educators will help Colorado turn the corner on a statewide educator shortage while expanding education opportunities for all students.