Setting the Record Straight on TABOR and Education in Colorado

Read the full report | To hear the opponents of the Question 4 Taxpayer Bill of Rights tell it, Colorado’s TABOR provision, passed by voters in 1992, has done untold damage to Colorado schools.. However, the data shows that, if anything, Colorado schools have improved under TABOR, sometimes dramatically. In fact, though Colorado schools spend far less than Maine schools on a per-pupil basis, the performance of Colorado students meets or exceeds that of Maine students.