From the HSLDA E-lert Service:


3/21/2012 4:52:38 PM
Mike Donnelly--HSLDA
More Action Needed to Preserve the Family!

From the HSLDA E-lert Service...

More Action Needed to Preserve the Family!

Dear HSLDA Members and Friends,

Thank you for contacting your senator regarding Colorado Senate Bill
130. Your calls have made a difference in raising opposition against
the bill which has been held over several times. However, it appears
that there are still enough votes to pass the Senate. We are asking
you to contact Speaker of the House Frank McNulty and ask him to
assign the bill to a committee that could vote the bill down. Please
take action, as requested below, to oppose this expansion of
government control over the family.


Please contact Speaker of the House Frank McNulty and ask him to
oppose SB 130. Please give the following message in your own words:

"Please assign SB 130 to a committee where you know it will be voted
down. This bill increases government control over families. Parents -
not the government - know what's best for their families. I oppose
increasing the Department of Human Services' authority over early
learning, child health, child mental health, and family support and
parent education."

Representative Frank McNulty (Speaker of the House)
Phone: (303) 866-2346
Via email:


SB 130 creates the office of early childhood and youth development in
the Department of Human Services (DHS), which would increase
government control over early learning, child health, child mental
health, and family support and parent education. Efforts to increase
government control over early childhood education are often a
precursor to expanding the compulsory school attendance age. HSLDA
opposes this bill because of its excessive government interference
into the family.

To view HSLDA's bill page for SB 130, visit:

We greatly value you and your support--it is a privilege to serve you!
If you or someone you know is not a member of HSLDA, will you consider
taking a moment today to join or recommend us and support our work
defending individual families threatened by government officials and
protecting homeschooling freedom for all? Join now >>

Very truly yours,

Michael P. Donnelly, Esq.
HSLDA Staff Attorney

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