Messenger: Doug Robinson

Candidate: Doug Robinson

Contest: Governor

Affiliation: R

Date delivered: Feb. 15, 2018

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Message type: tv ad

Message tone: informative

About the message: In this ad airing on cable TV, GOP gubernatorial candidate Doug Robinson says he'll transfer road maintenance duties away from the Colorado Department of Transportation to private business. "I'll get government out of the way to build a state that works for you," he says in the ad.

About the messenger: Doug Robinson is a retired investment banker and was one of four Republican candidates for governor in the June 26 primary, where he finished fourth. He's the nephew of 2012 GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

The messenger's money: Robinson pent about $779,000 in his run for governor, and loaned his campaign $300,000. He's supported by the independent spending committee Build Colorado's Future.