John Hickenlooper

4:58pm

Tue March 26, 2013
Politics

Colorado Death Penalty Repeal Struck Down In Committee

Sponsors of a bill to repeal the death penalty in Colorado, Claire Levy (D-Boulder) and Jovan Melton (D-Aurora) listen as the House Judiciary committee votes to kill the measure
Bente Birkeland

4:58pm

Thu March 21, 2013
Politics

With The Governor's Signature, Civil Unions Become Law In Colorado

Governor John Hickenlooper gives the crowd a thumbs up after signing the civil unions measure into law. He's flanked by Democratic supporters of the bill
Bente Birkeland

Colorado is now the eighth state in the country to allow same sex couples to enter into a civil union.  Governor John Hickenlooper signed the measure into law Thursday in front of an enthusiastic crowd.

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3:31pm

Thu March 21, 2013
Politics

Now That It’s Legal, What’s Next For Civil Unions?

Soulforce of Colorado protesting against California's prop 8 at teh Webb Administration Building in Denver, May 2009
Daniel Gonzales - Soulforce Flickr - Creative Commons

5:53pm

Wed March 20, 2013
Politics

Strong Words, Somber Mood At The Capitol Following Gun Bills Signature, Clements Shooting

Governor John Hickenlooper speaks after signing a gun bill earlier Wednesday
Credit Bente Birkeland

Governor John Hickenlooper signed a trio of gun control bills Wednesday, just hours after news broke that Colorado’s top corrections officer had been gunned down in his home.

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2:15pm

Wed March 20, 2013

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