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Monday, March 31, 2008
GOV. RITTER APPLAUDS USOC DECISION TO STAY IN COLORADO SPRINGS
Gov.Bill Rittertoday applauded the United States Olympic Committee's decision to remain headquartered inColorado Springs.
"This is a great day forColorado Springs, all ofColoradoand the United States Olympic Committee," Gov. Ritter said. "We are extremely pleased the USOC has chosen to stay inColorado Springs, and the state is proud to have worked alongside the city ofColorado Springsand many, many others to keep the USOC here inColorado. With this decision now made, we must focus on makingColoradoSpringsthe most comfortable and effective long-term home for the USOC and our American athletes."