Rocky Mountain News: Lamm touts toughness, passion as qualifications

By Chris Barge, Rocky Mountain News

This article appeared in the Rocky Mountain News on July 24, 2006: By Chris Barge, Rocky Mountain News When she was 9 years old, Peggy Lamm asked her dentist to drill out her cavities without using Novocain. Looking back on that day, Lamm realizes it was an unnecessarily brutal request. But the 55-year-old single mother wonders whether it shows she knew at a young age that she would need to be tough to face life’s challenges. “Maybe… more »


Lamm Campaign Releases First TV Ad
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Lamm Takes Straight Shooting Talk to People of Colorado For Immediate Release Monday, July 24, 2006 Arvada, CO — Peggy Lamm, Democratic candidate for Colorado’s 7th District, today unveiled her first television ad of the campaign season. The ad “Take On” begins on Tuesday, July 25th and focuses on what Lamm thinks is sorely missing in Washington – straight talk on real issues. “People are tired of all the double talk they get from politicians… more »

Denver Post: Battle Royal in the 7th District

by Bob Ewegen, columnist

This article appeared on the Denver website on Saturday, July 22, 2006: The Colorado Rockies, after a brief run for glory, are now back in baseball’s doldrums. But citizens who savor politics as a contact sport can get better entertainment free of charge by watching the Democratic primary for the 7th Congressional District. It’s a three-for-all. Former state Sen. Ed Perlmutter slogged along for months, raising money and endorsements…more »

Lamm meets with local seniors, demands real prescription drug relief

For Immediate Release April 25, 2006 Arvada, CO—Today, Peggy Lamm, Democratic candidate for Colorado’s 7th Congressional District, called for real prescription drug reform while meeting with citizens at Pinewood Lodge senior residences. “Too many times, we hear about seniors who have to choose between paying their bills and buying their medications, or who split prescription pills to get by. We need a solution that benefits seniors, not the…more »

Lamm Questions Perlmutter Record on the Environment

Record of Protecting Special Interests Instead of Natural Resources

For Immediate Release April 20, 2006 ARVADA, CO— With the 36th Anniversary of Earth Day on Saturday, Peggy Lamm, Democratic candidate for Colorado’s 7th District, today expressed concern over the environmental voting record of Ed Perlmutter, her primary opponent. “Voters have a clear choice in the primary. I am committed to preserving Colorado’s natural resources and have a record of standing up to developers, and opposing efforts to weaken…more »

This Earth Day, Lamm Asks O’Donnell to Clear the Air and Give Back Tainted EPA Money

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 19, 2006 ARVADA, CO — As Americans prepare to celebrate the 36th anniversary of Earth Day, Peggy Lamm, Democratic candidate for Colorado’s 7th District, touted her record on the environment and called on Republican candidate Rick O’Donnell to return contributions received at a fundraiser featuring an Environmental Protection Agency administrator. “I believe Colorado deserves a leader in Congress who…more »