GOP Calls on Udall to Cancel Fundraiser with Scandal Plagued Sen. Walsh, Condemn Plagiarism

Colorado GOP Press Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 5, 2014

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. – Colorado Republican Party Chairman Ryan Call today called on Senator Mark Udall to cancel his fundraiser today with scandal plagued Montana Senator John Walsh and condemn the senator’s egregious use of plagiarized material in his master’s thesis for the U.S. Army War College:

“The company Senator Udall keeps is already troubling to Coloradans, but his decision to fundraise with scandal plagued Senator John Walsh is especially concerning. Senator Udall needs to cancel this fundraiser immediately and condemn Senator Walsh’s egregious use of plagiarized material in his master’s thesis for the U.S. Army War College. Although Senator Udall may not value honesty and integrity in elected officials, Coloradans do and they expect more leadership on these issues than Senator Udall is providing.”

Background:

CNN: Montana newspapers to Sen. Walsh: Drop out of Senate race now
By Dan Merica
August 4, 2014
http://goo.gl/v8wwZY

Under fire for plagiarism, Democratic Sen. John Walsh of Montana is now feeling the pressure at home.

Newspapers from the two largest cities in Montana are calling for Walsh to end his Senate campaign in light of charges that he plagiarized part of a paper needed to complete his master's degree at the Army War College.

Read the full story.