November 2, 2010
Shawn Bacon, left, and James Cooper sit at electronic voting booths in Hamilton during Tuesday’s election. Cooper, a registered Republican, said he votes independently during most elections. However, this year Cooper is voting a “straight Republican ticket.” Cooper feels this year’s election is a referendum on Democratic policies and “how they were passed.”
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The Moffat County voters have spoken and have defeated measures to allow medical marijuana dispensaries as well as a Craig lodging tax proposal. Referendum 2B, the city of Craig’s 6.9-percent lodging tax proposal, has failed with a 72-percent no vote. Both Moffat County and Dinosaur voters have decided to not allow medical marijuana dispensaries. Incumbent Moffat County Commissioners Tom Mathers and Audrey Danner secured another term by defeating write-in candidates Kerry Moe and Tami Barnes, respectively. Read the full results here.