A fluke or the future? Boebert shakes up Colorado district
February 7, 2021
DENVER (AP) — Colorado's 3rd Congressional District, a stretch of ski resorts, national forest, ranches, coal towns and desert mesas the size of Pennsylvania, has long bred low-key politicians.
Its voters have skewed slightly to the right, prized practicality and for years rewarded representatives for accomplishments that fall below the national radar, such as the Hermosa Creek Watershed Act, a crowning achievement of former Republican Rep. Scott Tipton.
The district's newest representative, Republican Lauren Boebert, is an unabashed, social media-savvy loyalist of former Presi...