FROM THE PUBLISHER
Six years ago, a Front Range billionaire delivered $5,000 checks to each of three conservative candidates for the School District 51
Board of Education in Mesa County.
The teachers’ union in District 51, in turn, gave $3,000 to each of the three opposing candidates.
The contributions made headlines for days in the news and editorial pages of The Daily Sentinel, where I was the managing editor at the time. It turned out the contributions from outside the county came from those wh...