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July 31, 2009

August Townhall Meetings with Udall, Bennet, and Perlmutter – UPDATED AUG. 28

I just called the Denver area offices of Sen. Mark Udall, Sen. Michael Bennet, and Rep. Ed Perlmutter (contact info here) to find out if they were going to hold any townhall meetings during the August recess.  Here is what I found out:

Sen. Mark Udall:

Sen. Udall has a townhall meeting scheduled in Durango on Aug. 27.  The details will be available on his website when they are finalized.  No other meetings are currently planned, but it sounded as though one could be scheduled in the Denver area if enough people requested it.

AUG. 8 UPDATE: According to an article in the Denver Post, Sen. Udall will be holding a field hearing of his National Parks Subcommittee in Estes Park on Mon., Aug. 24.

Sen. Michael Bennet:

Sen. Bennet will be holding townhall meetings, and the schedule will be posted on the front page of his website when it is finalized. 

AUG. 8 UPDATE: According to an article in the Denver Post, Sen. Bennet will be holding two townhall meetings on Fri., Aug. 14:  8:00 a.m. at a location to be determined in Summit County and at 10:30 a.m. at Colorado Mountain College, 150 Miller Ranch Road, Edwards.

AUG. 11 UPDATE: Sen. Bennet announced his “Fighting for Colorado Families Tour” on his website.  He will “be visiting more than 30 counties and hearing from teachers, farmers, doctors and nurses, small business owners and other constituents.”  Here are the first two stops:

8/14: Fighting for Colorado Families Tour, Town Hall Meeting at Frisco Community Center, 110 3rd Ave, 8am
8/14: Fighting for Colorado Families Tour, Town Hall Meeting at Colorado Mountain College in Edwards, 10:30am (AUG. 14 UPDATE: Location changed to Berry Creek Middle School, 1000 Miller Ranch Rd.)

AUG. 28 UPDATE: Sen. Bennet has announced the following stops on his “Fighting for Colorado Families Tour”:

9/3: Fighting for Colorado Families Tour: Meeting with Farmers, Burlington, 8am (Burlington Public Library, 321 14th St., Burlington)
9/3: Fighting for Colorado Families Tour: Meeting with Farmers, Cheyenne Wells, 9:45am (City Hall Board Room, 151 S. 1st St., Cheyenne Wells)
9/3: Fighting for Colorado Families Tour: Town Hall Meeting, Eads, 11:30am (Location TBD)
9/3: Fighting for Colorado Families Tour: Town Hall Meeting, Lamar, 1:30pm (Bowman Building, Room 139, 2401 South Main Street, Lamar)
9/3: Fighting for Colorado Families Tour: Town Hall Meeting, Springfield, 5:30pm (Baca County Resource Center, 1260 Main Street, Springfield)
9/4: Fighting for Colorado Families Tour: Town Hall Meeting, La Junta 9:30am (Student Center-Banquet Room, 2001 San Juan Avenue, La Junta)

Rep. Ed Perlmutter:

Rep. Perlmutter has no townhall meetings planned or scheduled.  On Aug. 8, he will be holding a “Government in the Grocery” from 1 to 3 p.m. at the King Soopers at 500 Bromley Lane in Brighton.  This is not a townhall meeting.  Individuals can sign up on a first-come, first-serve basis to talk to him one on one for about five minutes. 

AUG. 7 UPDATE: According to the Events page on his website, Rep. Perlmutter and Rep. Polis (Boulder) will be holding a housing fair at 8:00 a.m. at the Maragaret Capenter Recreation Center, 11151 Colorado Boulevard, Thornton.  (That’s the day the Recess Rally is scheduled.)

AUG 9. UPDATE: According to a story at 9NEWS.com, Rep. Perlmutter “plans to hold a town hall phoner with constituents this month, but wasn’t able to confirm a date.”

AUG. 14 UPDATE: According to the events page on his website, Rep. Perlmutter will be holding two townhall events this month:

Aug 20, 2009
Time: 6:00PM
Title : Radio Townhall on 760 AM with Mario Solis-Marich
Register through 760 AM Radio.

Aug 24, 2009
Time: 7:00PM
Title : Healthcare Reform Telephone Townhall
Visit perlmutter.house.gov/townhall to sign up.

July 28, 2009

Colorado Congressional Delegation on Twitter

At least five members of Colorado’s Congressional delegation are on Twitter:

Let them know that you want them to vote against HR 3200.

July 24, 2009

Colorado’s 2009-2010 Congressional Delegation: Contact Information

Senator Mark Udall (D-CO)

Website: http://markudall.senate.gov/ (Click on “Contact Mark” for e-mail contact form)
Washington, D.C. Office: 877-7-MUDALL (877-768-3255), 202-224-5941, 202-224-6471 (fax)
Denver Office: 303-650-7820
Grand Junction Office: 970-245-9553

Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO)

Website: http://bennet.senate.gov/ (Click on “Contact” for e-mail contact form)
Washington, D.C. Office: 202-224-5852, 202-228-4083 (fax)
San Luis Valley Regional Office: 719-587-0096, 719-587-0098 (fax)
Pikes Peak Regional Office: 719-328-1100, 719-328-1129 (fax)
North Central Regional Office: 970-224-2200, 970-224-2205 (fax)
High Plains Regional Office: 970-542-9446, 970-542-3088 (fax)
Northwest Colorado / I-70 West / Highway 50 West Regional Office: 970-241-6631, 970-241-8313 (fax)
Four Corners Regional Office: 970-259-1710, 970-259-9789 (fax)
Denver Metro Regional Office: 866-455-9866, 303-455-7600, 303-455-8851 (fax)
Arkansas River Regional Office: 719-542-7550, 719-542-7555 (fax)

Diana DeGette (D-CO-1)

Website: http://degette.house.gov/ (Click on “Contact” for e-mail contact form)
Washington, D.C. Office: 202-225-4431, 202-225-5657 (fax)
Denver Office: 303-844-4988, 303-844-4996 (fax)

Jared Polis (D-CO-02)

Website: http://polis.house.gov/ (Click on “Contact” for e-mail contact form)
Washington, D.C. Office: 202-225-2161, 202-226-7840 (fax)
Boulder Office: 303-484-9596, 303-568-9007 (fax)
Frisco Office: 970-668-3240, 970-668-9830 (fax)
Thornton Office:
303-287-4159, 303-287-4385 (fax)

John Salazar (D-CO-03)

Website: http://www.house.gov/salazar/ (Click on “Contact” for e-mail contact form)
Washington, D.C. Office: 202-225-4761, 202-226-9669 (fax)
Grand Junction Office: 970-245-7107, 970- 245-2194 (fax)
Pueblo Office: 719-543-8200, 719-543-8204 (fax)
Durango Office: 970-259-1012, 970-259-9467 (fax)
Alamosa Office: 719-587-5105, 719-587-5137 (fax)

Betsy Markey (D-CO-04)

Website: http://betsymarkey.house.gov/ (Click on “Contact” for e-mail contact form)
Washington, D.C. Office: 202-225-4676, 202-225-5870 (fax)
Northern Regional Office: 970-221-7110, 970-221-7240 (fax)
Central Regional Office: 970-351-6007

Doug Lamborn (R-CO-05)

Website: http://lamborn.house.gov/ (Click on “Contact Doug” for e-mail contact form)
Washington, D.C. Office: 202-225-4422, 202-226-2638 (fax)
Colorado Springs Office: 719-520-0055, 719-520-0840 (fax)
Buena Vista Office: 719-520-0055, 719-520-0840 (fax)

Mike Coffman (R-CO-06)

Website: http://coffman.house.gov/ (Click on “Contact Me” for e-mail contact form)
Washington, D.C. Office: 202-225-7882, 202-226-4623 (fax)
District Office: 720-283-9772, 720-283-9776 (fax)

Ed Perlmutter (D-CO-07)

Website: http://perlmutter.house.gov/ (Click on “Contact” and then “Contact Forms” for e-mail contact form)
Washington, D.C. Office:
202-225-2645, 202-225-5278 (fax)
District Office: 303-274-7944, 303-274-6455 (fax)

June 1, 2009

Colorado’s Representatives Supporting Socialized Health Care

According to Health Care for America NOW, the following members of Congress from Colorado support their goal, which is government control of health care:

  • Representative Diana DeGette
  • Representative Betsy Markey
  • Representative Jared Polis

The only surprise is that Ed Perlmutter isn’t on the list.

May 18, 2009

Perlmutter Watch 5-17-09

Filed under: Perlmutter Watch — Sofie @ 3:08 pm
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Google News Alert for: “Ed Perlmutter”

Club for Growth loves Lamborn; Sierra Club adores Salazar
The Colorado Statesman – Denver,CO,USA
Diana DeGette, of the 1st Congressional District, and Ed Perlmutter, of the 7th, each got goose eggs. The scores from the US Chamber of Commerce were
WANTED SUSPECT
Denver Daily News – Denver,CO,USA
PERLMUTTER AND POLIS DISAGREE: During a debate on the Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2009, Rep. Ed Perlmutter, D-Colo., urged Congress to support the
Congress battles over paying for wars, Guantanamo
Kentucky.com – Lexington,KY,USA
Ed Perlmutter, D-Colo. “President Obama inherited an international mess, and American voters chose President Obama and his plans.
Barringer’s versatility blessing, curse
Denver Post – Denver,CO,USA
Ed Perlmutter, and volunteers for a refugee ministry that helps immigrants who have fled from political and social oppression settle in the US She has done
Card tricks: Plastic-money reform
Charleston Gazette – Charleston,WV,USA
Ed Perlmutter, D-Colo., noted, saying the industry “has taken advantage of millions of vulnerable Americans.” People who pay off their card balances each
Bennet among Hill’s most moneyed
Denver Post – Denver,CO,USA
Ed Perlmutter, a Golden Democrat; and Rep. John Salazar, a Manassa Democrat. Markey, a former businesswoman who co-founded the software company Syscom

Google Blogs Alert for: “Ed Perlmutter”

Representatives voting for Federal Hate Crimes legislation hate
By Gary Shumway
Ed Perlmutter [D, CO-7] Rep. Gary Peters [D, MI-9] Rep. Chellie Pingree [D, ME-1] Rep. Todd Platts [R, PA-19] Rep. Jared Polis [D, CO-2] Rep. Earl Pomeroy [D, ND-0] Rep. David Price [D, NC-4] Rep. Mike Quigley [D, IL-5]
Red Pills – http://www.redpills.org/wp-trackback.php?p=89
Lawsuit over Aurora long-term contract with Reclamation put on
By coyotegulch
Ed Perlmutter, D-7th District, will conduct a hearing in the valley about the proposed legislation. Markey’s congressional district includes the eastern part of the valley. Perlmutter’s district includes Aurora.
Coyote Gulch – http://coyotegulch.wordpress.com/
House OKs war funding after debate over fighting terrorism
Ed Perlmutter, D-Colo. “President Obama inherited an international mess, and American voters chose President Obama and his plans.”</p><p>The House bill would direct Obama to submit to Congress by Oct. 1 a “comprehensive plan” for
Kansas City Star: Politics – http://www.kansascity.com/153/index.xml
Living Urban in Denver » CHFA JumpStart Brings Stimulus Dollars to
By Stacie Staub
Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) and Congressman Ed Perlmutter (D-7) unveiled CHFA JumpStart, a new home mortgage program to help Coloradans take advantage of the first time homebuyer federal tax credit in the American
Living Urban in Denver – http://blog.liveurbandenver.com/

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