Just 47 votes separated him and former Regional Transportation District Director Tom Tobiassen from the seat when the recount was called. That prompted Adams, Douglas and Arapahoe Counties to recount the votes in the 2017 election
Former Regional Transportation District chair Tom Tobiassen and retired Col. Dave Gruber are neck and neck. Gruber leads at 4 p.m. with 13,507 votes and Tobiassen is right behind with 13,434 votes.
With no incumbents running for these two seats, field is wide open and crowded with voter choices. Hopefuls bring military, community experience
“I remember thinking ‘hmm, that’s interesting,’” Wagner said of the post. “Look, from time to time people share things (on social media) that are thought-provoking, and I thought this was thought-provoking.”
Abel Laeke pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity in 2004 for indecent exposure, a misdemeanor, and sexual contact without consent, a felony, according to court documents. The case landed the at-large candidate on the Colorado sex offender registry, which marks him as having a felony conviction. It’s also one of the top Google search results for ‘Abel Laeke.’