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Educators now support PERA bill after amendments

The House Finance Committee passed an amended Senate Bill 200, April 16, to help reform PERA on a 10-3 vote. The bill now meets the guiding principles adopted by the Colorado Education Association Board of Directors in December to maintain the financial stability of members’ retirement funds through a defined benefit program.

CEA recommends Dave Young for State Treasurer

The Colorado Education Association announced April 12 it will endorse State Rep. Dave Young to become Colorado’s next state treasurer.

“Dave has been a crucial force in bringing forth legislation to help our educators and students, and to increase funding for our state’s schools. With his leadership, we can make sure that every child in Colorado has access to a high-quality public education,” said CEA President Kerrie Dallman.