Democrat Diane Mitsch Bush is running for Congress in Colorado's Third District against Lauren Boebert. She is a former college professor with a PhD in sociology, previously elected as a county commissioner and state representative. Should voters choose a veteran politican known for bipartisan compromise over a newcomer with a gun on her hip and no political experience? KVNF reporter Gavin Dahl spoke with Mitsch Bush on Monday, October 19th to learn more about her views. Here is the entire unedited interview.
Here is the clip aired as part one, where Gavin asks the candidate to contrast the handling of the coronavirus by President Trump and Governor Polis, and about the threat of white supremacist violence identified by Homeland Security.
Here is the clip aired as part two, where Gavin asks the candidate about appealing to independent voters as well as questions about jobs, energy, and the environment.