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Tambor Williams, Dan Maes's new running mate, a longtime insider, not a revolutionary

Update below:Dan Maes will announce his lieutenant governor pick at noon today -- and the choice will reportedly be Tambor Williams.

In some respects, Williams fits the lieutenant governor wish list of Northern Colorado Tea Party director Lesley Hollywood, given her experience as a four-term state representative from Greeley. But she doesn't exactly have a reputation as a shake-the-system rebel.

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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