Senator Cory Gardner Delivers For Coloradans, Again

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 15, 2020

Greenwood Village, Colorado. – Colorado GOP Chairman Ken Buck released the following statement regarding the announcement that Sen. Gardner has obtained additional test kits from South Korea:

“Once again, Sen. Cory Gardner has delivered for the people of Colorado. Today’s announcement is only because of Sen. Gardner’s strong relationship with South Korea. This successful effort is just one of dozens of examples of Sen. Gardner delivering for Coloradans during this crisis,” stated Colorado GOP Chairman Ken Buck. “Whether it is his critical efforts to gain more ventilators, extra N95 masks from Taiwan, or working in collaboration with private sector companies like Lowes to get supplies, it’s clear that our state is fortunate to have Sen. Gardner fighting for us.”

Background:

  • Senator Gardner’s work with South Korea has resulted in Colorado gaining an additional 100,000 COVID-19 test kits.  
  • Just last week, Governor Polis stated He’s [Senator Gardner] been extremely helpful making introductions for the state of Colorado to suppliers in Vietnam and South Korea.”
  • Senator Gardner was previously successful at getting another 100 ventilators from FEMA for Colorado.
  • Senator Gardner has also previously worked with Taiwan and Lowes to gain additional N95 masks for Colorado. 

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