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Did you know that
Garfield County Commissioners….
Spent $1.5 Million of county funds fighting against clean air and public safety standards?
Have put our county’s economy at risk by foolishly ignoring global indicators that have been forecasting--for years--a decline in oil & gas revenues from small operations
like those in Garfield County?
Have relied on declining county reserves to meet budget deficits rather than
prioritizing bringing new industries and new jobs to the county?
Diminished our reserves by $27 Million in just 3 years--and that’s BEFORE COVID hit.
Garfield County: 2021 Budget Kick-Off, July 14, 2020
Spent $60,000 to hire a special interest Washington, D.C. lobbyist to
promote development on our public lands?
BOCC Meeting recording 12/16/19: Discussion beginning at 1 hour 35 minute mark
Held illegal closed-door meetings with oil industry insiders?
Denver Post article 8/28/12: closed-door meeting with oil shale reps
Support fracking within 170 yards of people’s homes?
Opposed regulations to keep gas drilling 1,000+ feet from schools?
Eliminated all funding for our local Planned Parenthood in 2015?
Commissioners Samson and Martin have embraced the far-right extreme wing of their party
by supporting the candidacy of Lauren Boebert?
Post Independent article 10/9/20: Samson & Martin support Boebert
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We need to elect commissioners who will:
Be transparent and accountable
Put our health over politics
Protect our public lands
Fight to keep our air and water clean
Prioritize bringing new industries & new jobs to the county
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