The Leadership Conference is working diligently to see that Tom Perez is confirmed as U.S. Secretary of Labor. Perez is an eminently qualified public servant and consensus builder who has dedicated his career to ensuring that all individuals are treated fairly and have the opportunity to succeed. He has served with integrity and distinction at the local, state and national level, compiling an outstanding record of achievement.
Equal Opportunity in Colorado: Successful Strategies to Inform the Public
This resource guide represents a compilation of the materials and resources used in Colorado to execute successful public education strategies regarding the importance of equal opportunity policies in that state. As Colorado became the first state to defeat a statewide anti-equal opportunity ballot initiative (Amendment 46) in 2008 by popular vote, this guide also provides a record of the tactics and lessons learned around a broad range of strategies, including: public education about the importance of equal opportunity programs; grassroots outreach; fundraising; messaging; media; and legal strategies.
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