Date delivered: Oct. 15, 2018
Message type: mailer
Message tone: positive
About the message:
This mailer from the Colorado Republican Committee's super PAC praises GOP state Senate candidate Christine Jensen as a small business owner and "champion for teachers." The Colorado Education Association, a teachers union, has endorsed state Rep. Jessie Danielson, Jensen's opponent in the Jefferson County district.
About the messenger:
The Colorado Republican Party's independent expenditure committee takes unlimited contributions and may spend unlimited amounts. But the committee isn't supposed to coordinate with candidates.
The messenger's money:
Big donors include Anschutz Corp. at $300,000, Pete Coors at $250,000, J. Martin Landis at $150,000, and Extraction Oil & Gas and DCP Operating Co. at $100,000 each. The Republican Attorneys General Association gave $215,000.