Tuesday, January 28, 2020
CONTACT: Manny Lopez del Rio, Interim Deputy Communications Coordinator/Director of Campaigns at [email protected]

DENVER: Following a new report in the Wall Street Journal that Sen. Cory Gardner is urging fellow Senators to not support calling additional witnesses in the Senate impeachment trial, saying ‘a longer trial would lead to more Democratic attacks,’ [1] ProgressNow Colorado, the state’s largest multi-issue progressive advocacy organization, issued the following statement:

“Sen. Cory Gardner has double crossed Colorado,” said Manny Lopez del Rio of ProgressNow Colorado. “Just hours ago, Cory Gardner was on record assuring Coloradans that his constant refusal to answer any questions surrounding the president’s serious misconduct was due to him honoring his oath of impartiality. Now that we have learned he is advocating behind closed doors for a cover up, we see once again that Cory Gardner’s public words mean absolutely nothing. For Gardner, the only thing that matters is self-preservation.”

As the Wall Street Journal reported today: