UPDATE #3: Did Barry Farah make a deal with Stapleton? Sure looks that way:
— Kyle Clark (@KyleClark) April 10, 2018
UPDATE #2: Stapleton is throwing Kennedy Enterprises, the petition firm his campaign hired, as far under the bus as possible:
Here’s the letter @WalkerStapleton just turned in to @COSecofState, alleging that their signature-gathering firm lied to them and asking to be removed from the primary ballot. #cogov #copolitics #9news pic.twitter.com/VTnq6YBlv5
— Brandon Rittiman (@BrandonRittiman) April 10, 2018
— Marc Stewart Denver7 (@MarcKMGH) April 10, 2018
Stories about potential problems with petition signatures have been swirling across virtually every local media outlet in the last few days.
Republican Walker Stapleton announced this morning that his campaign for Governor will make some sort of announcement outside of the Secretary of State’s office at 11:00 am. We’ll update this story as soon as more information is available.