John Hickenlooper


Fri February 15, 2013
Oil and Gas

What's In The Fracking Fluid Hickenlooper Tried?

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Governor Hickenlooper caused a minor stir nationally when he admitted to taking a swig of fracking fluid during a meeting with the U.S. Senate energy committee.

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Thu February 7, 2013


Wed January 30, 2013


Mon January 28, 2013

Tourism Dept Up For Budget Increase

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Tourism officials from across Colorado are meeting with lawmakers at the state capitol Tuesday. Governor John Hickenlooper has endorsed expanding the Colorado tourism budget to $15 million which would amount to a $2 million increase in funding this year.

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Sun January 13, 2013
Capitol Conversation

Capitol Conversation: Breaking Down Hickenlooper’s State of the State Address

Governor John Hickenlooper prepares to give his 3rd State of the State adress before a joint session of the Colorado legislature.

Nearly a third of this year’s state lawmakers are newly elected, and they’ll be expected to debate a host of complex issues from Medicaid to marijuana, gun laws to the death penalty.

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