Former commissioner plans Senate bid

Former commissioner plans Senate bid
Local News

By scott miller

CARBONDALE — Former Eagle County Commissioner Arn Menconi, who now describes himself as a “social justice advocate and activist,” will announce his candidacy for the United States Senate as a member of the Green Party Jan. 18 following the Martin Luther King Day Parade in Denver. Running and serving as a Democrat, Menconi served two terms as a commissioner, from 2001-2009. In his work as a commissioner, Menconi focused on early childhood development, affordable housing, sustainable growth management and new budget policies. He has served on numerous nonprofit community and statewide boards and has worked on community development initiatives that …

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