August Update

8/5 - Traveled to Denver to make presentation to Colorado Contractors/BuildingJobs4Colorado and Colorado Ski Country and obtain their endorsements

8/6 - Attended COGA's annual seminar/Energy Expo

8/7 - Met with vice minority leader of the Colorado State House, Libby Szabo, re likely committee assignments and key issues for caucus

8/7 - Met US Senate candidate Cory Gardner

8/7 - Presented to Delta County Farm Bureau and obtained their endorsement

8/12 - Met with Governor candidate Bob Beauprez at Delta Country Republicans luncheon

8/12 - Presented at meet and greet with Mesa County Republican Women

8/13 - Met with Steve Durham to discuss issues of casino gambling and attacks on energy development

8/14 - Attended meet and greet and made presentation at Picture Ranch in Clifton

8/15 - Attended meet and greets in both Whitewater and Gateway

8/15 - Made presentation at Mesa County Republican luncheon

8/16 - Attended meet and greet in Collbran at Hawkshurst ranch

8/16 - Appeared in Peach Parade and volunteer at Peach Fest for Chamber of Commerce and Rotary

8/19 - Attended Palisade Rotary breakfast and met with US Rep. candidate Scott Tipton

8/19 - Attended SCORE economic summit at CMU

8/19 - Met with builder John Davis re issues affecting local businesses

8/19 - Attended Rotary club in Delta and presentation by Delta County School Distr. Super. Gibson

8/21 - Attended meet and greet at Feedlot in Fruita

8/26 - Attended meet and greet at Life Community Church on Redlands

8/27 - Attended meet and greet at Republican HQ

8/28 - Made presentation to BJ4C contractors and building association, and received formal endorsements

8/28 - Attended rural hospitals and mental health seminar together with House Rep. Bob Rankin

8/29 - Met with House Rep. Szabo and Sen. Ted Harvey re gun rights issues and other matters for upcoming legislative session

8/29 - Met w/ broadband expert Pete Kirchoff re issues of rural areas