Grand Junction, CO (KKCO) The Pueblo Democrat toured the Eagle Ridge of the Grand Valley nursing home. He spoke with residents about senior issues and recent attacks on Medicare. Pace made sure that he spoke to as many seniors as possible. He even got a chance to serve some cookies and punch. Everyone was extremely welcoming and happy to see someone making a difference. Pace says Congress needs to protect seniors and medicare.
"Its critically important that we have the right priorities, and that means defending medicare and prioritizing medical over tax breaks for multi-millionaires, especially medical recipients who paid in after a lifetime of hard work," says Pace.
Pace announced his candidacy for Colorado's Third Congressional District May 2011.