State Senator Barbara Kirkmeyer’s announcement she is running for the new 8th Congressional District has national Democrats already concerned. They immediately attacked her as too conservative.
Kirkmeyer, a longtime Weld County Commissioner, is the best-known and most likely the most electable person in a race that is expected to be highly competitive and very expensive.
|Sen. Barbara Kirkmeyer works at her desk before a session of the|
Colorado Senate om Colorado Springs, CO, Feb. 16, 2021
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