Skip to comments.Ken Buck: Our Campaign Is #64Strong
Posted on 01/14/2014 9:26:57 AM PST by cotton1706
When I began my run for the U.S. Senate, I pledged to be a Senator for all Coloradans. Recently my campaign completed a tour of all 64 counties in Colorado. As I spent the past few months visiting with and listening to the issues and concerns of Coloradans in every part of the state, one thing became clear. Despite his nearly two decades in Washington D.C., Mark Udall has failed to deliver on the promises he made and instead has become a puppet of extreme politicians like Sen. Reid and President Obama.
From the Western Slope to the Eastern Plains, the Front Range to the San Luis Valley, the people of Colorado want real leadership and a return to common sense Colorado values. They want a senator who will continue listening to their concerns beyond election day.
The issues voters face throughout Colorado are as diverse as our states geography.
KB-Map-Graphic-Blue-2Across Colorado, federal policies have impacted the price of energy, commercial and agricultural development, water rights, healthcare, and the quality of education. There is a desire for less federal intrusion, more limited government and more local control.
Most of all, Coloradans continue to suffer from the fallout of Obamacare.
While website glitches, low enrollment numbers, delays, and promises of fixes have filled the headlines, skyrocketing premiums in Colorados mountain resort communities have largely gone undiscussed. According to the reports that do exist, health care insurance can cost 30% more in Colorados many ski towns.
Despite all of this, Senator Udall has continued his defense of this disastrous law. In fact, a recent news report showed that Udalls staff tried to pressure the Colorado Division of Insurance to change the number of people who had their health plan cancelled due to Obamacare.
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Ken Buck? Again? If he gets a second chance can he keep his foot out of his mouth?