Lauren Boebert

Several Democrats have already announced their candidacy in the 2022 race for Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District. Colin Wilhelm is among them and is now on a listening tour of the region.

Listen to Boebert's First Tele-Town Hall

Feb 9, 2021
Hart Van Denburg with permission

Colorado Congresswoman Lauren Boebert held her first tele-town hall last week after an in-person meet-up in Montrose was canceled days earlier for security reasons. Click on the headline to hear the entire call.

Colorado Congresswoman Lauren Boebert stunned political observers last summer when she beat five-term incumbent Congressman Scott Tipton in the Republican primary.

"She was able to pull off an upset that, by the way, had not been done in Colorado since 1972," said Dick Wadhams, a former chair of the Colorado Republican Party. He points out that Boebert's opponent was endorsed by former President Donald Trump. So how did she pull it off?

"A lot of it was style," Wadhams said.

Trump Impeached Again

Jan 13, 2021
screenshot CSPAN

From CSPAN, here are remarks in order of presentation from Democratic Colorado Congresswoman Diana DeGette, Republican Lauren Boebert, Democratic California Congresswoman Maxine Waters, and Colorado Democrat Jason Crow.

Before the U.S. Capitol went into lockdown today, as lawmakers were conducting a formal tally of Electoral College votes, the House was debating the Arizona objections to those votes.

Hart Van Denburg with permission

The final installment of Congresswoman-elect Lauren Boebert's interview with CPR's Colorado Matters host Ryan Warner features her thoughts on the 2020 Presidential election and guns at the Capitol. Aired with permission from Colorado Public Radio.

Hart Van Denburg with permission

The second installment of Congresswoman-elect Lauren Boebert's interview with CPR's Colorado Matters host Ryan Warner features her thoughts on healtcare and COVID-19. These installments are aired with permission from Colorado Public Radio.

Congresswoman-elect Lauren Boebert Talks Energy & Unity

Dec 17, 2020
Hart Van Denburg with permission

Congresswoman-elect for Colorado's 3rd District Lauren Boebert recently spoke with CPR’s Colorado Matters host Ryan Warner after her freshman orientation in Washington DC. You can find the CPR story here.

Lucas Turner

About 50 people gathered in front of Shooter’s Grill Monday night to hear 3rd Congressional District candidate Lauren Boebert deliver one final stump speech before the election. KDNK’s Lucas Turner spoke with a few in attendance to get their thoughts on COVID-19, candidates and more.

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After defeating 5-term incumbent Scott Tipton in the Republican primary election earlier this year, Rifle resident and restaurant owner Lauren Boebert is now contending in the general election against Democrat Diane Mitsch Bush. Lauren recently spoke with KDNK's Lucas Turner about some of her priorities if elected to represent Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District.

Rankin, Hanlon on Lauren Boebert and Real Politics

Oct 6, 2020
graphic by Lucas Turner for KDNK

During Monday night’s candidate forum on KDNK, featuring Bob Rankin, incumbent Republican Senator for District 8, and Democratic challenger Karl Hanlon, a question from the audience took both men by surprise. But, their responses revealed a deeper sense of what political office is all about.

Former Routt County Commissioner and Representative for Colorado's 26th House District Diane Mitsch Bush is running for Colorado's 3rd Congressional District. She spoke to KDNK's Lucas Turner about legislative priorities including protecting public lands, lowering healthcare costs, creating new jobs and more.

Garfield County Shutters Shooters Grill

May 18, 2020
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Garfield County shut down Shooter’s Bar and Grill in Rifle late last week. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has this report.

Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Congressman Scott Tipton has a new primary challenger from Rifle Colorado. Lauren Boebert is the owner of Shooter's Grill, where wait-staff openly carry guns during their shifts. She announced her campaign last week, saying that Congressman Tipton has failed to lead on conservative issues. KDNK’s Lucas Turner reports.