FRACTURED: Undermining Broomfield

The oil and gas industry is once again pouring big dollars into a small-time election. This time, residents say, it’s a no-holds-barred approach. 

Broomfield resident and psychologist Lois VanderKooi was relaxing at home earlier this month after a long day working in her private practice. She spread out on the couch, picked up her phone, and started rotating through the five Words with Friends games she plays with her brother and old college friends. Suddenly, an ad popped up: “Say NO to more political division. Say NO to the threat of lawsuits. Say NO to Question 301.” The ad invited VanderKooi to watch a video and sign up for more information.

She moved on to her next game.    You can read the full story by clicking on this Colorado Independent link.

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