Judicial Nominees & the District of Colorado
Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell
370 Seventeenth Street, Suite 4500
(in the Republic Plaza building)
- U.S. Senator Cory Gardner, Colorado
Senator Cory Gardner is a fifth-generation Coloradan who was born and raised in Yuma, where his family has owned a farm implement dealership for nearly a century. Cory graduated summa cum laude from Colorado State University and received his law degree from the University of Colorado. After working at his family implement business and the National Corn Growers Association, Cory took a position as a Legislative Assistant for Senator Wayne Allard (R-CO) and quickly advanced to his Legislative Director.
He began serving in the Colorado House of Representatives in 2005 where he spent time as the Minority Whip and became known for his expertise in natural resource and agriculture policy. Cory was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2010. As a member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Cory championed a true all-of-the-above energy strategy that promoted traditional resources as well as renewable energy.
In the Senate, Cory continues to pursue common sense energy policy as a member of the Senate Energy & Natural Resource Committee. In addition, Cory serves on the Foreign Relations Committee, the Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee, and the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee. He serves as Chairman of the Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy.
The cost of the luncheon is $15. Please plan to pay at the door, or send checks made payable to The Federalist Society to Joe Peters at 109 Pearl St., Denver, CO 80203.
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RSVPs will be strictly enforced for this event, and attendance will be capped at 75.