Colorado Education Association Tops $450,000 in Political Campaign Contributions for 2008 Election

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.