Mike Samson

Garco Commission Race Talks Planned Parenthood

Oct 9, 2020
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KDNK's Before the Ballot forum on Thursday, Oct. 8, featuring the Garfield County Commissioners race, included audience questions. One was directed to incumbents John Martin and Mike Samson about why the Board cut funding to Planned Parenthood in 2015. Here's that segment, including remarks from Democratic challengers Leslie Robinson and Beatriz Soto. 

Mike Samson

Garfield County Commissioner Mike Samson has lived in Rifle for most of his life and worked for the RE-2 School District for 20 years. KDNK spoke with Samson about running for his fourth term. Tune in tomorrow for an interview with Commissioner Samson's challenger Leslie Robinson.

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Garfield County Commissioner Mike Samson will have a challenger this November. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has more.

Garfield County Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

Nov 21, 2019
Garfield County

Garfield County Commissioners voted Monday to raise the tobacco purchasing age to 21, joining other counties and municipalities in the state.