CNN bumped La Plata County Commissioner Joelle Riddle from appearing on a news show Friday night, opting instead to
cover the fallout from this week's national health-care summit.
Riddle planned to appear on CNN's Campbell Brown show at 6 p.m. Friday, but was told early Friday the show needed to
Riddle was going to discuss her fight to get on the November ballot as an unaffiliated politician after missing a
deadline. State Rep. Kathleen Curry, a rancher from Gunnison, also planned to appear on the show to discuss her recent
break with the Democratic Party.
They said they are very interested in my story and my perspective and wanted to reschedule in the next few weeks,"