election 2012

U.S. THIRD CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Tipton Says Federal Regulations ‘Stifle Development’
by Peter Shelton
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Scott Tipton Candidacy: 3rd District U.S. Congress; Republican, Incumbent Age: 55 Education: B.A. Political Science, Fort Lewis College, Durango Occupation: Owner, with brother,  of Mesa Verde Indi...
According to Pace, It’s Time to Stop ‘All the Vitriol And Infighting’
by Peter Shelton
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Sal Pace Candidacy: 3rd District U.S. Congress, Democrat Age: 37 Education: B.A., Political Science, Fort Lewis College; M.A., American Political Theory, Louisiana State University Occupation: Adju...
Casida a Candidate Because ‘I Think Government Is Broken’
by Peter Shelton
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Tisha Casida Candidacy: 3rd District U.S. Congress, Unaffiliated Age: 30 Education: B.A., University of Colorado – Colorado Springs; M.B.A., Colorado State University – Pueblo Occupation: Small bus...

COLORADO STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 58

Tammy Theis Says Citizens in HD 58 ‘Need an Advocate’
by Peter Shelton
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Tammy Theis Candidacy: Colorado House District 58, Democrat Age: 54 Education: Cedaredge High School followed by four-year apprenticeship at Delta-Montrose Electric Association Occupation: DMEA fla...
For Republican Don Coram, the ‘R’ Stands for Rural
by Peter Shelton
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Don Coram Candidacy: Colorado House District 58, Republican, Incumbent Age: 64 Education: Attended Montrose High School Occupation: Miner, rancher, Environmental Reclamation business Family: Wife a...

COLORADO STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 59

McLachlan a ‘ Western Slope Democrat’ for District 59
by Samantha Wright
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Mike McLachlan Candidacy: House District 59 Colorado State Representative, Democrat Age: 66 Education: B.A., 1970, Southern Colorado State University (degree in Political Science); J. D., 1973, Uni...
‘Our Country Must Turn Back to God’ a Guiding Principle
by Samantha Wright
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J. Paul Brown Candidacy: House District 59 Colorado State Representative, Republican, Incumbent Age: 59 Education: Graduated from Farmington High School in 1971, earned a B.S. in animal science fro...

MONTROSE COUNTY

White Has Experience and Will ‘Stand Up for the Citizens’
by Kati O'Hare
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David White Candidacy: District 3 Montrose County Commissioner, Republican, Incumbent Age: 53 Education: Bachelor of Science – Business Administration, Auburn University Occupation: Small businessm...
Messenger’s Passion for County ‘Hard to Match’
by Kati O'Hare
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Julianne (Juli) Messenger Candidacy: District 1 Montrose County Commissioner, Unaffiliated Age: 57 Education: Riverside City College Occupation: Marketing and Special Events Coordinator/Coalition C...
Davis Will Shift Focus to What Can Stimulate and Develop Economy
by Kati O'Hare
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Kjersten Davis Candidacy: District 3 Montrose County Commissioner, Democrat Age: 52 Education: B.A. Degree, California State Polytechnic University; D.V.M., University of California, Davis Occupati...
Henderson Has the ‘County’s Best Interest in Mind’
by Kati O'Hare
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Ronald D. Henderson Candidacy: District 1 Montrose County Commissioner, Republican, Incumbent Age: 68 Education: University of Colorado, B.A. Zoology Occupation: Real Estate Broker, Current Distric...

OURAY COUNTY

Batchelder Says He Will Run a Tight, Efficient Ship
by Samantha Wright
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Don Batchelder Candidacy: District 3 Ouray County Commissioner, Republican Age: 58 Education: No formal post secondary education. Occupation: Self-employed masonry contractor Family: Partner of 22 ...
Willits Believes Good Government Helps Encourage ‘Communication And Collaboration’
by Samantha Wright
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Pat Willits Candidacy: District 3 Ouray County Commissioner, Unaffiliated Age: 59 Education: B.A. Political Science, minor in Public Administration, San Diego State University, 1975 Occupation: Exe...
‘Commissioner of the Year’ Padgett Seeks Second Term
by Samantha Wright
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Lynn Padgett Candidacy: District 1 Ouray County Commissioner, Democrat, Incumbent Age : 41 Education: B.A. Geology, Western State College; Magna Cum Laude (1997); additional graduate coursework in ...
Flowers Has Seen a Lot of Changes Over the Years
by Samantha Wright
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Jack Flowers Candidacy: District 1 Ouray County Commissioner, Republican Occupation: Third-generation farmer/rancher on Log Hill Mesa Family: Wife Marty; four children; lives on Log Hill Mesa Prior...

SAN MIGUEL COUNTY

Kevin Kell Is ‘A Big Believer in Economic Development’
by Gus Jarvis
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Kevin Kell Candidacy: San Miguel County District 3 Commissioner, Republican Age: 56 Education: B.S. in Business Administration, Oklahoma Christian College, 1978 Occupation: Co-owner of CoWest Insur...
Chancellor Will Listen to the Concerns of Everyone
by Gus Jarvis
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Dan Chancellor Candidacy: District 3 San Miguel County Commissioner; Democrat Age: 60 Education: B.A. University of Colorado, 1976 Occupation: Owner, Porcupine Signs Family: Married, two adult chil...
Art Goodtimes: Proud Of Accomplishments, Ready to Continue
by Gus Jarvis
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Art Goodtimes Candidacy: District 3 San Miguel County Commissioner, Green, Incumbent Age: 67 Education: B.A. in English, San Francisco State Univ. / Lifetime Calif. Teaching Credential with emphasi...
Kennedy Believes County’s Budget Problem Is ‘Underestimated’
by Gus Jarvis
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Steve Kennedy Candidacy: District 1 San Miguel County Commissioner, Republican Age: 61 Education: B.A. International Relations, University of Southern California, 1973 Occupation: Co-owner of Needl...
‘I Have Not Just Watched From The Sidelines,’ Says Fischer
by Gus Jarvis
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Elaine Fischer Candidacy: District 1 San Miguel County Commissioner, Democrat, Incumbent Age: 58 Education: B.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design Occupation: County commissioner, artist Family: Wid...