2012 Transparency Legislation

January 22nd, 2012 by Amy Categories: Colorado, PERA Colorado, higher education, other states, stimulus No Responses

Transparency is still an issue at the state capitol. Early in this 2012 legislative session, three bills could provide taxpayers with additional transparency in government.
HB12-1009 Federal Funds Transparency Act
House Sponsors: Cheri Gerou (R-HD 25)
Senate Sponsors: Kent Lambert (R-SD 9 )
This bill seeks additional information than is currently provided on how each department and agency of [...]

More friends in high places

March 7th, 2009 by Amy Categories: PERA Colorado, health care, other states, politics No Responses

COST wants to thank Americans for Prosperity for contacting its members about our battle for transparency in Colorado. Like our friends at NTU, AFP makes it easy for you to contact legislators about the Colorado Taxpayer Transparency Act.  It can be done online in just a matter of minutes. 
COST is encouraged by the number of [...]

NTU helping in our fight for transparency

March 6th, 2009 by Amy Categories: PERA Colorado, Peoples Press Collective, health care, other states One Response

Once again a big thank you to Josh Culling and our other friends at the National Taxpayers Union.  They sent a letter to all their Colorado members urging them to support the Colorado Taxpayer Transparency Act.  They even provide a message for you to send to your legislator and it can all be done online [...]