Colorado's Legislators Gaining National Media Attention

December 2004
Colorado's elected officials in Congress have been making the rounds of the cable talk shows. The Rocky Mountain News analyzes their appearances today, calling them the Firebrand, the Rookie, the Traffic Cop and the Reluctant Standard Bearer. See if you can match up the names with the labels. More importantly, see if you can match the legislators with their issues. Three that are a given: Rep. Tom Tancredo and immigration laws; Rep. Diana DeGette and stem cell research; and Rep. Marilyn Musgrave and same-sex marriage.