Inside The Beltway Nowhere Near Golden

We will learn today where Pete Coors will be and what he’ll be working on for the next several years. Will it be the interests of Colorado? Or the continued interests of the family business?
According to E.J. Dionne, writing in the Washington Post, the campaign hasn’t been all that great for the folks back home at the brewery.
from Dionne’s article: “Yes, it’s tough having to sell beer and win votes from conservatives. At one point in the primary campaign, Coors said his brewery would change its health care plan so that it would no longer cover abortions. But, hey, Coors had to win a primary and he couldn’t alienate right-to-lifers.”



About David Burn

I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. Today—after working for seven agencies in five states—I am head of brand strategy and creative at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.