19-year-old Denver Public Schools board candidate Tay Anderson: ‘I’ll continue to fight’
Author: Ernest Luning - November 8, 2017 - Updated: November 8, 2017
Soon after the first round of results had posted at about 7 p.m. Tuesday, Auontai "Tay" Anderson, a candidate for a northeast Denver school board seat, spoke to the crowd gathered to watch election night returns at a popular food incubator in Denver's trending RINO neighborhood.
Ernest Luning is a political correspondent for Colorado Politics. He has covered politics and government for newspapers and online news sites in Colorado for more than 25 years, including at the Highlands Ranch Herald, the Jefferson Sentinels chain of community newspapers and the Aurora Sentinel, where he was the city hall and cops reporter. After editing the Aurora Daily Sun, he was a political reporter and blogger for The Colorado Independent site. For nearly a decade, he was a senior political reporter and occasional editor at The Colorado Statesman before the 119-year-old publication merged with Colorado Politics in 2017.