03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Scott McInnis Loses Key Endorsement To Josh Penry Over Pinon Canyon Stance

DENVER - State Sen. Ken Kester said Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott McInnis is "absolutely wrong" about his stance on the U.S. Army's expansion plans of the Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site.

The Las Animas Republican, who's entering his final year in office, is backing state Sen. Josh Penry of Fruita as the GOP nominee to challenge Democratic Gov. Bill Ritter in his re-election bid next year.

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