RealPolitik | All Blogs


Tipton wins WSCA support

By Charles Ashby

State Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, has won the support from the Western Slope Conservative Alliance in his bid to be the Republican Party's nominee to run against U.S. Rep. John Salazar, the Democrat who represents Colorado's third congressional district.

The alliance is to formally announce its endorsement of Tipton at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Tipton's Grand Junction office, 337 S. 1st St., which is just next door to the Pufferbelly Restaurant.

In a release announcing that pending endorsement, WSCA president Jennifer Bailey said:

“While we do not imply that we speak for our members or for the tea party movement, we want to share with our members that, after a careful vetting process by the board that included a candidate questionnaire, board member interviews with each candidate and our recent candidate forum, Scott Tipton is the conservative Republican candidate that the board supports for the third congressional district.”

The other GOP candidate in the primary is Bob McConnell of Steamboat Springs.

The WSCA calls itself "a non-partisan organization dedicated to finding solutions to today's challenges by empowering the individual and limiting the role of government."  For additional information, visit its Web site at www.wscaonline.org.

COMMENTS

Please Login or Register to leave a comment.




Recent Posts
Let’s Drink to the Grammy Awards
By David Goe
Friday, February 5, 2016

A little buried
By Penny Stine
Monday, February 1, 2016

This is a cool thing to grow in January!
By Penny Stine
Tuesday, January 26, 2016

WHAT NEXT FOR THE SOB?
By Nic.Korte
Sunday, January 24, 2016

Copper Club Celebrates Anniversary with Local Bands
By David Goe
Friday, January 22, 2016


TOP JOBS




THE DAILY SENTINEL
734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Editions
Subscribe to print edition
E-edition
Advertisers
Advertiser Tearsheet
Information

© 2016 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy