The decision would allow Gov. Bill Walker to run in the primary if he chooses to. It may affect some Republican primaries, too, for legislators the party doesn’t want on their ticket.
It’s not clear whether independent Gov. Bill Walker will run in the primary. A campaign spokesperson said Walker could not comment because it is a pending legal matter to which the state is a party.
Mallott told KINY that they’ll run together. Even for incumbents, that may be an uphill fight.
The Walker-Mallott inauguration ceremony begins at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Centennial Hall.
The ad will be featured on Telemundo through election day.