Senator Cory Gardner’s year is off to a rocky start with the front page of the Denver Post highlighting his ongoing refusal to answer basic questions about the president’s conduct or demand a fair impeachment hearing.
After Gardner earned “national headlines” for refusing to say whether it is inappropriate for a president to ask a foreign government to interfere in U.S. elections, he’s been “mum” and has “avoided conservative talk radio, once a political safe space, along with most news media.” The most vulnerable Senate Republican on the ballot this year, Gardner cannot afford to anger the GOP base — especially after he said in 2016 he “cannot and will not” support Trump.” Gardner “made an early endorsement of Trump’s 2020 reelection campaign” last year.
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
By Justin Wingerter
January 6, 2019
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