November 06, 2012

Scott Gessler, Colorado’s chief election officer, facing criminal and ethics investigations

In the News

Denver Westword (Sam Levin) - Election day is finally here -- and with it comes the news that Secretary of State Scott Gessler, Colorado's chief election officer, is facing both criminal and ethics investigations. Last month, a watchdog group accused Gessler of misusing state funds for his personal travels, and now it appears that both the Denver District Attorney's office and the Colorado Independent Ethics Commission believe the allegations are serious enough that they merit investigation.