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Proposition 101

Doug Bruce's Issue Committee Fined $11,300

The Denver Post | Tim Hoover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A judge has levied $11,300 in campaign-finance fines against a group run by anti-tax activist Douglas Bruce for not reporting what was spent to put th...

Colorado Tea-Party Groups Splinter Thanks To Divisions Over Gubernatorial Race

The Wall Street Journal | STEPHANIE SIMON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

EVERGREEN, Colo.--Lori Christenson has ignored her friends, her garden and her golden retriever to throw herself into advancing the tea-party movement...

Doug Bruce Dogged By More Ethical Questions

Colorado Springs Gazette | TOM ROEDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Douglas Bruce says a charity he founded sent mail to people in 2008 urging them to vote against a pair of ballot measures. In 2009, the anti-tax ac...

Doug Bruce E-Mail To Supporters Of Ugly Three: 'Will You Disappoint Me?'

The Denver Post | Tim Hoover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Anti-tax crusader Douglas Bruce has tried to distance himself from three tax-slashing initiatives on November's ballot. But an e-mail Bruce sent to...

Independence Institute Founder Jon Caldara Not Yet Endorsing Amendments 60,61, Proposition 101

The Denver Post | Chuck Plunkett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

For those who know Jon Caldara, it's difficult to imagine him facing difficulty making up his mind. But the dilemma in which Amendments 60 and 61 a...

Amendments 60 and 61 Popular With Voters

Aspen Daily News Online | Brent Gardner-Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Polling by opponents of Amendments 60 and 61 and Proposition 101 shows a strong level of support for the anti-government initiatives, according to Joh...

Doug Bruce Won't Be Held In Contempt Of Court, But Will Have To Answer Questions

The Denver Post | Tim Hoover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Tax-bashing activist Douglas Bruce will not be held in contempt of court, but he will have to answer questions about his involvement in placing three ...

Blue Book Bashed By Ballot Backers

The Denver Post | Tim Hoover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The process of writing the state's Blue Book, the voter guide sent to Coloradans explaining ballot measures, is usually contentious. But this year'...

Poll Shows Little Support For 60,61 And 101

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The controversial ballot initiatives dubbed the 'Bad Three' or 'Ugly Three' by opponents (Amendments 60, 61 and Proposition 101) have little public su...

Proposition 101 backers: Shut libraries, Sell Light Rail

Colorado Springs Gazette | STEVEN K. PAULSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- Supporters of three tax measures on the Colorado ballot say state and local governments could close libraries and put their books online and...

Budget-Busting Ballot Issues Make Strange Bedfellows Among Opponents

David Frey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
David Frey

The part of the ballot that could have the biggest impact on Colorado's future may be those three initiatives meant to slash taxes and government spending.

The Bad 3: In Plain English (Video)

Jen Caltrider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jen Caltrider

Colorado voters will vote on Amendments 60, 61 and Proposition 101 -- also known as the Bad 3 -- this November. The problem is, these bad 3 are complicated, misleading and messy.

Cory Gardner Among 4 Republicans Not To Oppose Amendments 60 And 61, Proposition 101

The Coloradoan | Robert Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Republican congressional candidate Cory Gardner was among only four GOP state House members who didn't sign a letter opposing three controversial ball...

Independence and Interdependence: Equally Important Values

Laura Hershey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Laura Hershey

If voters are persuaded to approve Amendments 60, 61, and 101, all Medicaid programs, including the life-enhancing services for the disabled that I use, will be gutted.

Doug Bruce's Evasion An 'Affront' To Court System, Suthers Says

Colorado Springs Gazette | EILEEN WELSOME | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER - A Colorado administrative court has found that anti-tax advocate Douglas Bruce was among a group of people involved in putting three tax-redu...