Polis deletes press conference video from Facebook after embarrassing banner error
For Immediate Release
February 10, 2022
DENVER, CO – Governor Polis’s office appears to have deleted the livestream of today’s public safety press conference from their official Facebook page.
The Governor conducted his public safety press conference in front of a banner which embarrassingly listed “increased support for domestic violence” as a public safety investment.
Update: Polis's office appears to have deleted video of today's press conference from Facebook.
Wonder why? #copoliticshttps://t.co/vMHjFJXAGR pic.twitter.com/Br9oPAw6VI
— Kyle Kohli (@CompassKyle) February 11, 2022
Video of the mishap has gone missing from the Facebook page controlled by the Governor’s official office.
If you plan to cover Polis hiding video of this event from taxpayers, please consider the following quote from Compass Colorado.
“Polis’s ‘comprehensive public safety’ press conference was a comprehensive disaster, and it appears the Governor agrees,” said Compass Colorado Executive Director Kyle Kohli.
“Humiliating as it is for the Governor, embarrassment does not excuse hiding footage of this event from taxpayers.”