2016 Jefferson County Resolutions Adopted

Each Resolution was adopted by a 2/3 vote of the Assembly held March 19, 2016.

 

Yes

No

Total Votes Cast

JCR Assembly Approval

Result

Be it resolved that we support and defend the Second Amendment to the US Constitution.

982

9

991

99.09%

PASSED

Be it resolved that the government abides by the original intent of the US Constitution.

947

16

963

98.34%

PASSED

Be it resolved that the US enforce its current immigration laws.

952

22

974

97.74%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we should reduce the crushing National Debt.

895

34

929

96.34%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we strengthen, save, protect & enforce The Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights (TABOR)

936

36

972

96.30%

PASSED

Be it resolved that Congress finally get serious and begin to balance the budget.

899

35

934

96.25%

PASSED

Be it resolved that The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) should be repealed.

941

41

982

95.82%

PASSED

Be it resolved that our valued Veterans be provided better care by the Veteran's Administration.

883

39

922

95.77%

PASSED

Be it resolved that the tax code be greatly simplified.

888

41

929

95.59%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we oppose the proposed Amendment 69 in the next election.

900

46

946

95.14%

PASSED

Be it resolved that immigrants to the U.S. be adequately screened.

872

47

919

94.89%

PASSED

Be it resolved that photo ID or government issued ID should be required for voting.

928

52

980

94.69%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we oppose Single Payer Healthcare.

877

51

928

94.50%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we support free market health care.

905

53

958

94.47%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we rebuild the military for a strong national defense.

892

53

945

94.39%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we oppose sanctuary cities.

903

56

959

94.16%

PASSED

Be it resolved that congressmen shall be bound by laws they pass with no exceptions.

874

57

931

93.88%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we support school choice, vouchers, and equal funding for all students.

871

67

938

92.86%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we reject and expel Common Core from our schools.

860

74

934

92.08%

PASSED

Be it resolved to support freedom of conscience in the practice of religion.

782

97

879

88.96%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we repeal gun control laws in the Colorado legislature of the last four years.

811

111

922

87.96%

PASSED

Be it resolved that no taxpayer funds be expended to support Planned Parenthood.

832

126

958

86.85%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we oppose the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule, AFFH-rule.

675

120

795

84.91%

PASSED

Be it resolved that the US secure our borders and build a wall on our southern border.

772

170

942

81.95%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we support life from conception to natural death.

770

172

942

81.74%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we support Constitutional Carry for citizens.

729

171

900

81.00%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we reduce size of government, eliminate the Department of Education.

654

166

820

79.76%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we define marriage as the union of one man and one woman.

703

200

903

77.85%

PASSED

Be it resolved that we use a "flat tax" for the tax code.

661

193

854

77.40%

PASSED

Be it resolved that term limits be applied to the members of the US congress.

695

223

918

75.71%

PASSED

Be it resolved that the US immigration system be reformed and streamlined.

642

222

864

74.31%

PASSED

Be it resolved that congress abolish the Internal Revenue Service, IRS.

593

267

860

68.95%

PASSED

           

Be it resolved that we support a presidential straw poll at caucuses.

495

357

852

58.10%

FAILED

Be it resolved that Obamacare be repealed and replaced.

470

378

848

55.42%

FAILED

Be it resolved that Colorado changes to a primary election state.

456

451

907

50.28%

FAILED

Be it resolved to convene an Article V convention of the states.

276

562

838

32.94%

FAILED