FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 7, 2017
Gary Swing Joins Unity Party and Denver Congressional Race
Denver, Colorado – Former Green Party activist Gary Swing has joined the Unity Party of Colorado (www.unitypartycolorado.com) and has declared his intention to run as the Unity Party's first Congressional candidate ever in the Mile-High City of Denver.
"I'm running for Congress on a platform of peace, environmental, and election reform issues," says Swing. "There just wasn't enough peace in the Green Party, and I'm excited to join my fellow Uniters and carry the Unity Party banner in Colorado's capital."
"I'm just as excited as Gary that Gary is running with the Unity Party in 2018," says Unity Party of Colorado Chairman Bill Hammons. "Our voter registration numbers in Denver are second only to Arapahoe County's, and I have no doubt his candidacy will accelerate our expansion as he gives Diana DeGette a run for her money, a Member of Congress who has served long past the term limits the Unity Party advocates."
About the Unity Party of America
The Unity Party of America was founded on Nov. 4, 2004. This Centrist national political party now covers 37 States -- latest State: New Jersey -- is officially recognized at the State level as a result of successful Unity Party candidate petitions as well as at the Federal level (FEC # C00591313), and has fielded candidates several election cycles in a row. Its website is www.unityparty.us.
About Gary Swing
Gary Swing is a cultural events promoter who lives and works in Denver, Colorado. Gary has a B.A. in Political Science and a Masters Degree in Public Administration from the University of Colorado.
Gary became the sixteenth person to climb all of Colorado’s 637 mountains over 13,000 feet, and has backpacked more than 15,000 miles including the entire length of the "Triple Crown Trails" (Appalachian, Pacific Crest, and Continental Divide Trails), as well as the Colorado Trail, the Arizona Trail, and most of Te Araroa (New Zealand's national trail). Gary is currently walking southbound on the Appalachian Trail.
Gary Swing was a CD1 Green Party of Colorado candidate for the US House in 2010 and 2012, and a Green Party candidate for CD6 in 2014.
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