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Virtual forums scheduled for statewide issues

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Posted at 9:38 AM, Oct 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-13 11:38:18-04

COLORADO SPRINGS — Ballots are popping up in mailboxes for Colorado voters and if you haven't studied it yet- there are a lot of items up for vote. From elected offices to decisions on a wide array of issues.

In addition to resources on KOAA's Election Guide. There are several virtual forums being held locally.

In the coming weeks, the Council of Neighbors and Organizations (CONO) is hosting a couple of forums on some of the big issues. For registration click the following link: CONO Issue Forums

The League of Women Voters is also hosting an issue forum this month. The forum is also virtual and will include presentations on statewide issues, background and provisions. To register for the virtual forum click the following link: League of Women Voters Forum.

Dates, times, and participants are as follows.

Tuesday, Oct. 13th
Host: Council of Neighbors and Organizations (CONO)

6 p.m. Prop 113 National Popular Vote Compact
Pro representative: Sen. Michael Foote
Con representative: Monument Mayor Don Wilson

7 p.m. Prop 118 Paid Family and Medical Leave
Pro representative: Ashley Pantelli from 9to5
Con representative: Rachel Beck, Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC

Saturday, Oct. 17th.
Host: League of Women Voters
10:30a Statewide Issues

Tuesday, Oct. 20th
Host: Council of Neighbors and Organizations (CONO)

6 p.m. Amendment B Gallagher Amendment Repeal
Pro representative: Bernie Buescher, Former Colorado Secretary of State
Con representative: Michael Fields, Executive Dir. Colorado Rising Action