Polis for Colorado Campaign Releases New TV Ad Highlighting Jared Polis’ Business Record
August 17, 2018
As Walker Stapleton’s special-interest allies bombard Colorado airwaves with substance-free attack ads, the Polis for Colorado campaign today released another positive ad focusing on Jared Polis’ record and vision for Colorado. Narrated by Jay Jones, a Colorado business owner who launched his first business under Jared’s mentorship the ad focuses on Jared’s success as a self-made entrepreneur, his respect for his employees, and his commitment to helping Colorado families overcome the rising cost of living.
Polis for Colorado Campaign Places October Statewide TV Ad Buy
August 15, 2018
The Polis for Colorado campaign today announced it has placed a $3 million ad buy for the final weeks of the campaign in the Denver, Colorado Springs-Pueblo, and Grand Junction-Montrose media markets. “Throughout Colorado, there is already incredible excitement for Jared’s bold plans to reduce the cost of health care, invest in our public schools, and tackle the rising cost of living so that Colorado families can get ahead,” said Polis for Colorado Campaign Manager Jenn Ridder.
Polis for Colorado Campaign Releases First-of-its-Kind Blockchain Policy for Colorado
August 9, 2018
The Polis for Colorado campaign today released a first-of-its-kind blockchain one-pager. Blockchain is a growing list of records, called blocks, which are linked using cryptography. Polis’ policy outlines an innovative vision that highlights the growth and expansion of distributed ledger technology and a pathway forward for Colorado to be a leader in this emerging sector.
Jared Polis to Lead Veterans Roundtable Discussion with U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton
August 6, 2018
Denver — On Tuesday, August 7, Democratic gubernatorial nominee Jared Polis will lead a roundtable discussion on veterans issues with U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton (D-MA), a former Marine Corps Officer. The roundtable is hosted by Patriot Boot Camp, a nonprofit co-founded by Polis to help veterans and military families start their own businesses.
Jared Polis Releases First General-Election Ad, Telling the Story of Karen Mahany
August 3, 2018
The Polis for Colorado campaign today released its first TV ad of the general election, a 60-second spot entitled “Karen.” The ad tells the story of Karen Mahany, whose husband Patrick was killed in a tragic Flight for Life helicopter crash in Frisco in 2015. Patrick, who was a 27-year veteran pilot, would have survived the crash had the helicopter’s fuel system not ignited on impact.
Former President Barack Obama Endorses Jared Polis for Governor of Colorado
August 2, 2018
Hails Jared as “an indispensable leader for Colorado.” Former President Barack Obama today announced that he has endorsed Jared Polis to be Colorado’s next governor, and Dianne Primavera to be Colorado’s next lieutenant governor.“I’m proud to endorse Jared Polis to be the next governor of Colorado,” President Obama said.
On Debate Stage, Polis Highlights Bold, Progressive Vision for Colorado
May 19, 2018
Jared Polis today drew applause on the debate stage for his bold proposals to bring universal health care to Colorado, make Colorado 100% renewable by 2040, provide universal preschool and kindergarten — and stand up fearlessly against Donald Trump’s destructive agenda.“If we truly care about bridging the social and economic divide in this country, we need to make sure every child gets a great start,” Polis said, explaining why he is the only candidate with a plan for free, full-day preschool and kindergarten in every Colorado community.
Pat Schroeder to Headline Jam-Packed Polis ‘Breaking Barriers’ Campaign Event With More Than 100 Hosts This Thursday
May 15, 2018
DENVER — Former Congresswoman Pat Schroeder will headline a Breaking Barriers campaign kick-off event with Jared Polis Thursday evening at Syntax Physic Opera in Denver.More than 100 civic leaders (see invitation below) and Jared Polis supporters from around Colorado have joined the event as co-hosts, including Hon. Dickey Lee Hullinghorst, Hon. Leslie Herod, Hon. Betsy Markey, Hon. Polly Baca and Cindy Pena.
Pat Schroeder, First Woman to Represent Colorado in Congress, Endorses Jared Polis for Governor
May 2, 2018
Former Congresswoman Pat Schroeder, the first woman to represent Colorado in the United States Congress, today announced her endorsement of Jared Polis as Colorado’s next governor.On May 17, Schroeder will headline a Breaking Barriers campaign event with the Polis for Colorado campaign, where she and Jared will discuss with supporters the challenges of being the “first” to hold a position.
Colorado Professional Firefighters Endorse Jared Polis for Governor, Embrace His Forward-Thinking, Bold Ideas to Protect Colorado Families
April 23, 2018
The Colorado Professional Firefighters (CPFF) today announced their endorsement of Jared Polis in the 2018 Colorado governor’s race. CPFF is the statewide association of Colorado’s firefighters unions and represents approximately 4,000 firefighters throughout Colorado. CPFF will now begin mobilizing in support of Jared for the June 26 Democratic Primary Election and beyond.
Colorado Sierra Club Endorses Jared Polis for Governor, Says He Is the ‘Strong Environmental Champion We Need to Lead Our State’
April 19, 2018
DENVER — Jared Polis today received the enthusiastic endorsement of the Colorado Sierra Club, the largest grassroots environmental organization in the state with more than 100,000 members.“The Sierra Club is proud to endorse Jared Polis to be Colorado’s next governor,” said Will Walters, Chair of Sierra Club Colorado. “From his leadership in Congress on environmental and climate issues to his plan to move Colorado to 100% renewable energy by 2040, Polis has proven he’s the leader Colorado needs as its next governor.”