Proposition AA

Colorado voters gave a mixed reaction Tuesday on a pair of statewide tax increases. Voters didn’t want to tax themselves to pay for education, but were overwhelmingly willing to tax recreational marijuana to help rebuild schools.

2013 Election Results

This morning we bring you a rundown of local, regional and statewide election results. Click here for a detailed list of those races and the outcomes across the KVNF listening area.

About ten percent of Colorado’s registered voters have already cast ballots for the Nov. 5 election. So far Republicans have turned out in higher numbers.

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Here are the latest numbers for voter turnout in statewide elections so far. Have you voted yet?

Colorado is preparing for the state’s first recreational marijuana stores to open this January. In the meantime, voters still have the final say on how the new product will be taxed through Proposition AA.

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