CCDC Video Voters' Guide
For the writen version of this guide, visit "CCDC Voters' Guide"
Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition's Video Training Series: 2016 Election Voters' Guide. Colorado Based Disability-Specific Ballot Information
YouTube Version (Close Captioning Available when needed):
1. Use the YouTube link to watch via the internet. It looks like this:
Simply click on the video play button to start playing. You can watch the videos in order.
Use the drop down menu in the upper left corner (that looks like this) of the video window to choose a specific video to watch.
Choose the video you want to watch, the list will look like this:
2. Download one or all of the videos to be able to play them at any time. You need the internet to download, but once saved on your computer, you can watch them with or without an internet connection.
Right-click on the title of the video you want to download, a new window will open, it will look like this:
Select the "Save link as..." Follow the instructions on your computer. After the video has downloaded, simply double click the file to launch the video.
We hope these are helpful .. this was our first time creating a video learning series and we would love to know if you find these useful.
CCDC's Positions on the Following Amendments and Propositions:
- Amendment 69: Opposed
- Amendment 70: Neutral
- Amendment 72: Neutral
- Proposition 106: Strongly Oppose
- Proposition 107: Support
CCDC Voter Guide -Video 1 - Preparing to Vote: This video will show you how to find your voter information, what resources are available to you for help, and give you a basic overview of the voting process and your rights.
CCDC Voter Guide -Video 2 - Candidate Information: This video will provide a brief overview of what offices are on the ballot for election and who are some of the top candidates. It provides a series of questions that you can ask the candidates in order to better understand their positions regarding people with disabilities.
CCDC Voter Guide -Video 3 - Initiative Overview: This video will briefly explain the amendments and propositions that have a direct impact on people with disabilities. It also states CCDCs position on each of these ballot initiatives.
CCDC Voter Guide -Video 4 - Amendment 69, State Health Care System: This video will explain what is known as a single-payer state health care system, how it may affect people with disabilities, and the basic good and bad of the amendment. It also states CCDCs recommendation on voting.
CCDC Voter Guide -Video 5 - Amendment 70, State Minimum Wage: This video will explain how the amendment will change the minimum hourly wage, how this change may affect people with disabilities, and the basic good and bad of the amendment. It also states CCDCs recommendation on voting.
CCDC Voter Guide 6 - Amendment 72, Increase in Cigarette and Tobacco Tax: This video will explain how the amendment will increase the sales tax on cigarettes and tobacco, where the money will be applied, and how this change may affect people with disabilities. It also states CCDCs recommendation on voting.
CCDC Voter Guide 7 - Proposition 106, Access to Medical Aid-In-Dying: This video will explain how the proposition will allow for physician-assisted suicide, why this is dangerous for people with disabilities, and the concerns that the new law (if passed) does not address. It also states CCDCs recommendation on voting.
CCDC Voter Guide 8 - Proposition 107, Presidential Primary Elections: This video will explain how the proposition will eliminate the current state caucus system and replace it with a presidential primary vote instead. It explains how this can help people with disabilities and states CCDCs recommendation on voting.