Beauprez Names Janet Rowland Running Mate

Standing on the West steps of the State Capitol in Denver, Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez has named Mesa County Commissioner as his choice for Lieutenant Governor this morning. The move is expected mend fences and win votes on the Western Slope for Beauprez, who supported major projects the would have diverted water to the Front Range.

Rowland worked as a caseworker in child protection for the Mesa County Department of Human Services before runnign for County Commissioner.