60/61 & 101: new blog for library people

Archive Note: in 2010, Colorado faced three ballot initiatives that would have slashed public services across the state. Many library advocates wanted to speak out about the devastating impact of Amendments 60/61 and Proposition 101, while staying on the right side of campaign law. In response, several BHAG members created a blog to help library lovers fight the ballot initiatives on their own time. More info about that effort follows...

Are you a library person looking for resources and guidance about 60/61/101? Check out http://bad3bad4libraries.blogspot.com/.

Public servants cannot campaign on the clock, but they can speak out on their own time. The new site (built by librarians on their own time, using only their personal resources) helps library advocates navigate and respond to the ballot issues within the restraints of the law.