As KDVR‘s Eli Stokols scooped earlier this week:
DENVER — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi will be in Colorado Wednesday to help raise money for Andrew Romanoff and other Democratic congressional candidates, FOX31 Denver has confirmed.
Pelosi, D-California, will appear at a morning fundraiser for Romanoff, the former statehouse Speaker who is challenging Rep. Mike Coffman, R-Aurora, for his 6th District seat, expected to be one of the closest and most expensive in the country next year.
She’ll also join Rep. Jared Polis, D-Boulder, at a second fundraiser for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.
While Pelosi is a prolific fundraiser, the Wicked Witch of the West also brings some heavy political baggage along with her.
A poll earlier this year found Pelosi was both the best-known leader in Congress and the most hated. As US News reported at the time: