06/14/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Colorado Education Association Advising Local Unions Not To Support Race To The Top Legislation

The Colorado Education Association is withholding support from the state's application to win up to $175 million in round two of the national Race to the Top competition.

Tony Salazar, the CEA's executive director, told the state's education commissioner in a letter today that the 40,000-member union was angry over remarks that appeared in the Denver Post on Monday.

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