Friday, February 17, 2012 | Comments (1)

(Boulder, CO) -- Eric Weissmann, candidate for Colorado's 2nd Congressional District, today pledged not to seek any earmarks in the next Congress. Weissmann is the only candidate in the race to sign the pledge, drawing a sharp distinction between himself and his opponent, incumbent Congressman Jared Polis. 

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Eric Weissmann Statement on the Passage of the STOCK Act

Thursday, February 09, 2012 | Comments (62)

(Louisville, CO) -- On Thursday Eric Weissmann, candidate for Congress in Colorado’s 2nd Congressional District, made the follow statement regarding the passage of the STOCK Act (H.R. 1148) to put an end to congressional insider trading.

"It is unfortunate that we cannot rely on members of Congress to do what’s right without having to pass legislation. The reports of members of Congress, including Congressman Polis, using inside information to invest in public and private companies that stand to benefit from Congressional activities is shameful and needs to be handled seriously if we are going to restore faith in our government. 

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Republican Leaders Endorse Eric Weissmann

Wednesday, February 08, 2012 | Comments (17)

(Boulder, CO) -- Eric Weissmann, candidate for Colorado's 2nd Congressional District, today announced the endorsement of several Colorado Republican leaders.

"I am humbled to have the support of some of Colorado's great Republican leaders," said Weissmann. "These endorsements are evidence of strong momentum for our message of reforming the federal government to make it smaller and simpler." 

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Businessman Eric Weissmann Launches Bid For Colorado's New 2nd Congressional District

Saturday, February 04, 2012 | Comments (13)

(Louisville, CO) – Eric Weissmann, a successful small businessman from Boulder, today announced his candidacy for Colorado’s new Second Congressional District, which includes all of Larimer, Broomfield, Grand, Gilpin, Clear Creek and Summit counties and parts of Boulder, Jefferson, Park and Eagle counties. 

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Eric Weissmann Calls On Congressman Jared Polis To Return $1,000 Contribution Made In 2008

Saturday, February 04, 2012 | Comments (0)

(Louisville, CO) – Eric Weissmann, newly announced candidate for Colorado’s 2nd Congressional District and one-time contributor to Jared Polis, today asked for his money back from Polis.

"We've actually been friends going back many years," Weissmann said in addressing supporters as he launched his campaign today. "I even gave him $1,000 in his first primary election. Now before my Republican friends here have an aneurism, let me point out it was a primary, there wasn't even a Republican in the race, and my support for GOP candidates has been unwavering. 

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