Colorado Education Association Tops $450,000 in Political Campaign Contributions for 2008 ElectionPosted: August 18, 2008
Information on political contributions by Colorado teacher organizations has been updated to reflect campaign reports through the month of July. Here are the new totals:
Through July 30, the Colorado Education Association (CEA) and its affiliates, mostly through Every Member Option funds, have reported $450,552 in political contributions during the current election cycle – including:
- $150,000 to the 527 group Accountability for Colorado to support political candidates
- $112,975 to Democratic candidates and party organizations
- $7,125 to Republican candidates and party organizations
As usual, these records are obtained through searches on the Colorado Secretary of State campaign finance database.