John Hickenlooper


Sat November 17, 2012
Aurora Theater Shooting

Payouts From Aurora Victim Fund Finalized

A gunman killed 12 and injured 58 others during a midnight showing of the Batman movie 'Dark Knight' Century Aurora 16 Multiplex. Shooting suspect James Holmes is being held in Arapahoe County Jail.
Credit Algr

Payment decisions are complete and the victims of the Aurora theater shooting will receive money in the coming days. The Aurora Victim Relief Fund has collected $5,338,360.32 between when the mass shooting occurred on July 20 and the deadline to donate, Nov. 15.

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Tue November 13, 2012

Democratic Control May Not Help Hickenlooper

Democrats are once again in control of all levels of state government after picking up 5 seats in the House during last week’s election. But this isn’t necessarily being viewed as a good thing for Governor John Hickenlooper during the upcoming legislative session.

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Wed September 19, 2012

Hickenlooper: Drought is of Historical Dimensions

A stressed corn field bakes in the sun near LaSalle, Colo.
Kirk Siegler

Governor John Hickenlooper says the drought gripping most of Colorado is at “historical dimensions,” and the state’s water supplies are being stressed like no other time in history. 

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Fri September 7, 2012
Craft Beer

Hold The Honey? Hick’s Thoughts On The White House Beer

Screencap from a video released by the White House about the Presidential beers.

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper hasn’t tasted the new homebrewed beer President Obama has been drinking as of late; however he does have a few choice words about the White House brew.

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Thu September 6, 2012