June 19, 2012

SandBoxBlogs: Glenwood Springs Post Independent "Records release reveals more about secret Vernal meeting"

It's rare anymore that SandBox agrees with Republican commissioner Tom Jankovsky.  His  heavy and ham-handed handling of Garfield County needs is just  not setting well with a number of  residents.  And they're conservatives...

But in this case, we'll run alongside Jankovsky.  This craziness over  the Vernal meeting  is nothing but political.

With that said, this controversy is another great reason to say NO to the re-up of Republican John Martin and YES to Democrat Sonja Linman.

We definitely need balance in Garfield County BOCC.  Things like this dust-up  over the Vernal meeting are preventable.

"Save a gas rig.  Vote Sonja Linman (D) for Garfield County  Commissioner".

John Stroud:
"GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado — Garfield County commissioners were more than just an idle participant at a special closed-door meeting in Vernal, Utah, in late March to discuss oil shale policy, a Colorado government watchdog group says.

The meeting produced a unified political statement from counties in three states, which was later sent to the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. The letter was critical of the BLM's plan to reduce the amount of federal lands available in Colorado, Utah and Wyoming for oil shale research and development.

“Garfield County Commissioner Tom Jankovsky organized the Vernal meeting,” Colorado Common Cause charged Thursday...." (Read more? Click title)

"Unapologetic pursuit and tracking of patterns within news others make since 2010"

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