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Posted on 03/24/2013 2:58:13 PM PDT by Colorado Doug
Recall Mike McLachlan
Official grievance against Mike McLachlan:
"Representative McLachlan campaigned as a defender of the 2nd Amendment.
Yet he said on the House floor I believe there is no doubt that the overwhelming support of the people that were there were opposed to any restriction whatsoever . No constitutional right, not even the 2nd Amendment is absolute. He voted for these bills despite acknowledging overwhelming opposition to these bills from his constituency.
Representative McLachlan campaigned to be a representative that carries Southwest Colorados common sense values to our State legislature."
Instead he introduced a 15 round magazine limit, an arbitrary number that is neither standard nor common on any production rifle and which infringes on the right of Coloradans to effectively defend themselves.
Representative McLachlan has betrayed the trust of his constituents, his oath to uphold the 2nd Amendment and the rights of gun owners by voting YES on gun control measures in both the Judiciary Committee and the House of representatives. He has blatantly refused to carry out the acknowledged desires of the overwhelming number of the very people he was elected to represent.
He has failed to represent the values and opinions of the citizens of the 59th District and should be recalled from service."
3/20/13 - Petition redelivered with necessary changes, awaiting certification.
3/5/13 - Petition delivered to Secretary of State for certification.
The first recall has been filed with the Colorado SOS. Please help support the cleanup and housekeeping that Colorado must do to clear these Rats out and get our beautiful state back. A recall of Sen John Morse and Sen. Evie Hudak are underway as well.
I am posting this because there has been much confusion as to what petitions for recall are in the works. McLachlan's is the first one to my knowledge that has been accepted by the Secretary Of State. Please add to this if you know of others and let's all do what we can to help.
Im not a resident of CO but Im an American..What can I do to help?
What are the required numbers and what happens afterwards?
What a moron.
I want to see all of these recalls succeed! Maybe that will save some other states the grief that we are going through, as well as send a strong message to the US Senate.
Any recall on Cickenpoopedr the governor?
It’s in the preliminary stages, I think.
I’ll be signing the petition against McLachlan ASAP.
Thanks for posting this, Colorado Doug.
We need to focus on the McLachlan recall.
If we start targeting Hudak and others, the union money will flood in, and we’ll accomplish nothing.
The number of valid signatures required to force a special recall election is 25% of the votes cast in the last election for the official being recalled.
I hope that tar and feathers follow
Where can I go to find out who is selling me out?
I have heard that one is in the works. That, however, might be a harder nut to crack. In a conservative county like El Paso, I have no doubt that Morse will be gone though. I still don't know how he got in, in the first place. Hippies from Manitou Springs, I suppose.
Where can I go to find out who is selling me out?
What do you mean?
I have sent BFDF a link to this thread. I’m hoping that they may join Free Republic and give us an update on everything.
Get rid of this POS. Colorado’s rats are some of the most loathsome, led by NAMBLA-Ferrandino.
Historically, any citizen would be allowed to speak if they arrived at the Capitol early and signed up on testimony records. Although sign up sheets were in place and citizens including myself signed up, we were completely disregarded. Minutes after I signed up to testify, I learned a different process would be utilized and testimony was based on three categories: experts, preferred witnesses, and public witnesses. No explanation was provided to define expert or preferred witness. I was told this decision was made by the senate president and the chairperson of the hearing committee. Additionally, experts would have no time constraints and all others would be restricted to three minutes.
As I made my way out of the Capitol, I was shocked at the number of people who attended these hearings. It's estimated the number of people in attendance reached 1,000. I spoke to several and was told they just wanted their voice to be heard.
I am not sharing this because of the outcome of the hearings that day; rather I am sharing this because of the process implemented and the faces of all those citizens that were never permitted to participate in the process. Government is supposed to be by the people, for the people and on this day, they were crushed and kicked to the side. Special interest coalitions and hand picked experts with no relevant expertise trumped our citizens.
The Basic Freedom Defense Fund Three recall efforts underway for Rep. McLachlan, Sen. Morse and Sen. Hudak.
Poll at the Denver Post on the proposed Magazine Ban.
Vast majority support repeal of mag ban.
Denver Post rigs poll. (read posts that follow that)
He has failed to represent the values and opinions of the citizens of the 59th District and should be recalled from service.
The list of those who would gladly prevent the innocent from defending ourselves has grown, my FRiends:
Dem. Rep. Claire Levy 303-866-2578 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-2578 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Rep. Rhonda Fields 303-866-3911 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-3911 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Morgan Carroll 303-866-4879 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4879 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Evie Hudak 303-866-4840 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4840 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Rep. Beth McCann 303-866-2959 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-2959 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Lois Tochtrop 303-866-4863 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4863 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Rep. Jenise May 303-866-2945 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-2945 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Rep. Lois Court 303-866-2967 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-2967 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Rollie Heath 303-866-4872 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4872 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Mary Hodge 303-866-4855 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4855 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. John Morse 303-866-6364 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-6364 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Jessie Ulibarri 303-866-4857 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4857 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Irene Aguilar 303-866-4852 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4852 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Lucia Guzman 303-866-4862 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4862 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Angela Giron 303-866-4878 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4878 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Gail Schwartz 303-866-4871 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4871 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. John Kefalas 303-866-4841 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4841 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Jeanne Nicholson 303-866-4873 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4873 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Matt Jones 303-866-5291 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-5291 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Cheri Jahn 303-866-4856 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4856 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Andy Kerr 303-866-4859 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4859 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Linda Newell 303-866-4846 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4846 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Nancy Todd 303-866-3432 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-3432 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Pat Steadman 303-866-4861 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4861 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Dem. Sen. Michael Johnston 303-866-4864 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 303-866-4864 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Colorado is NOT going down without a fight!
Force a recall, or vote them ALL out!
Good question. We need to find out.
Gun Owners of America, NRA, Oath Keepers are possibilities.
What would be the next steps to a recall? I live in Larkspur. Count me in!
While I agree that the battles must be chosen carefully Hudak is in a split district and has a good chance of going away. I don't think that all the money in the world will help McLachlan or Morse.
Hudak didn't help her cause any with the following either:
In 2013 during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on pending gun legislation Senator Hudak uncomfortably denigrated the testimony and feelings of a rape survivor, Amanda Collins, who was testifying about her attack, explaining that she had wished she would have had a firearm to defend herself from her rapist, and how she could have prevented the attack from occurring if she had been armed. Senator Hudak responded to Collins' testimony, calling her story unsettling, then went on to respond to Collins by stating without supporting numbers or statistics that actually, statistics are not on your side, even if you had a gun you would have still been raped.    Senator Hudak went on to say: You said that you were a martial arts student, I mean person, experienced in taekwondo, and yet because this individual was so large, was able to overcome you even with your skills, and chances are that if you had had a gun, then he would have been able to get that from you and possibly use it against you. Collins replied: Respectfully senator, you werent there. Had I been carrying concealed, he wouldnt have known I had my weapon; and I was there. I know without a doubt in my mind at some point I wouldve been able to stop my attack by using my firearm.
Hudak will not be recalled.
We’ll have to wait until she’s up for re-election.
Recalls are isolated and allow the opposition to spend as much as they like in defending.
Thanks for posting that list TigersEye. I was just looking for it and hoping that someone might post it.
i will sign the recall against McLachlan. i think going after chickenpoophead is not a good use of time and money which could be better spent working on the legislature. granted he signed the bills but it is the dims in the legislature who got them to him. if we could have killed the bills he wouldn’t have had anything to sign. my idiot libtard dim woman senator (but i repeat myself) voted for them and, because of redistricting, which i had no input on, my federali representativs id diama destupid who makes patty murray look smart.
Well, she spent over $100,000 in her last election. Let her spend another $100,000 to keep it.
I hope that you're wrong and that she does get the boot but I don't know the demographics of her district. Regardless, I wish those who are working on her recall well and will support them.
Not a problem. RandallFlagg deserves the credit. There is a lot of work in the HTML for it.
A recall of Sen John Morse and Sen. Evie Hudak are underway as well.
Are either Representing Larkspur? If so, sign the petition.
Recalling the traitors will send Hickenlooper a message.
I have sent BFDF a link to this thread. Im hoping that they may join Free Republic and give us an update on everything.
This is what I have on John Morse. Looks like they just met today.
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John Morse believes gun owners are a "sickness on our souls."
"You should ignore them and do what [you] need to do, he said when talking about listening to constituents to his fellow legislators.
The reality is, these folks dont have a Second Amendment right to buy these guns," he said when introducing his assault weapons liability bill.
Is this really a man that should be in office? We, and a majority of his constituents, say NO!
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3/24/13 - Second meeting of the committee in Colorado Springs
3/17/13 - First official meeting of the committee in Colorado Springs
3/9/13 - Committee officially rolling
3/8/13 - 7PM Meeting at the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs to begin discussing the recall.
You are in the same boat I'm in, not in the right county but there are still things that we can do.
Here is a link to contact them. http://basicfreedomdefensefund.org/?q=contact
Pingy Dingy Randall
“I still don’t know how he got in, in the first place.”
Thank the Libertarians for Morse being elected in 2011. He won by 340 votes and the Libertarian candidate won 5% of the vote.
Also thank the Libertarians for Hudak winning in 2012. She won by 584 with the Libertarian candidate winning 6% of the vote.
Fortunately the Libertarians have seen their error and are helping with Hudak’s recall.
Recall Mike McLachlan
Hudak disrespected a rape victim.
We could also say “no senate seat is absolute.” either.
This isn’t “me” guessing.
The State GOP isn’t interested in that battle.
>>I have heard that one is in the works. That, however, might be a harder nut to crack. In a conservative county like El Paso, I have no doubt that Morse will be gone though. I still don’t know how he got in, in the first place. Hippies from Manitou Springs, I suppose.
Or massive fraud.
Yes, of course. The Democrat way.
Interestingly, California recalled Gov Davis over his signing an increase for car licenses. But then we got Schwartsendipsh*t who turned out just as bad. We wanted the conservative McClintock, but got some stupid Hollywood jerk. Still, the fact that CA was tired of increasing fees and sent Davis packing gives some hope for Colorado residents.
>>California recalled Gov Davis over his signing an increase for car licenses.
If I remember correctly, the reason Davis got dumped is because some chem company paid him $$ to allow them to dump chemicals illegally.