In the News - 2012

Garcia bids adieu to City Council
Pueblo Chieftain - Nov 28, 2012

Fresh off his November election victory, state Rep.-elect Leroy Garcia said Monday he will be leaving City Council next month. [...] "It is with great pleasure that I've served the 3rd District. It's one of the things I've enjoyed the most and I look forward to serving in the Statehouse," Garcia said of his city post.

Candidates making final pitches
Pueblo Chieftain - Nov 6, 2012

With the final hours ticking away in the 2012 campaign, local candidates were out in force Monday shaking signs and preparing a ground game for today's last push.

Letters: Proven Leader
Pueblo Chieftain - Oct 7, 2012

He accepted the call to protect our country. Now he will work to protect our families, our water and jobs. It's time for all Puebloans to join me in supporting Leroy Garcia. He is a proven leader.

Garcia, Denney spar over jobs
Pueblo Chieftain - Sep 26, 2012

Garcia, the Democrat, and Denney, the Republican, both pledged to protect Southern Colorado water and work to revive the state and local economy. [...] Garcia stressed his military experience as a Marine in Iraq and his work on council, especially in focusing town hall meetings on local issues.

Labor kick-off stresses the middle class
Pueblo Chieftain - Aug 26, 2012

Local union members made phone calls and walked neighborhoods Saturday promoting the importance of the middle class in the upcoming election.