Cory Gardner Says He’s 'A New Kind Of Republican'

September 2, 2014 9:09 PM

Cory Gardner Says He’s 'A New Kind Of Republican'
" DENVER (AP) – Rep. Cory Gardner on Tuesday released the second of two ads touting his support for renewable energy and over-the-counter birth control pills, calling himself “a new kind of Republican” as he tries to unseat Democratic Sen. Mark Udall in a state that has become increasingly reluctant to elect members of the GOP.

The two ads come during the traditional post-Labor Day campaign home stretch and show Gardner’s attempt to extract himself from the bind Republicans face in this swing state where coastal transplants have pushed the politics to the left.

Democrats have won every top-of-the-ticket statewide race in Colorado since 2004. Udall and his allies have followed the party’s playbook, attacking Gardner for being against reproductive rights and the environment.

In his two new spots, Gardner hits back.

In the first, which launched Monday, Gardner walks past wind turbines and asks, “So what’s a Republican, like me, doing at a wind farm?” He notes that he co-authored legislation, backed by a former Democratic governor, to create a state agency to support new Colorado renewable energy businesses "

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