John Hickenlooper


Wed July 4, 2012

Colorado, Weld County Farmers Battle Drought

Grace Hood KUNC

There’s an old saying that corn should be “knee high by the fourth of July”. That’s not necessarily true for Colorado farmers battling drought this year. For some in Weld County, the picture is even worse.

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Fri June 29, 2012

White House Approves Disaster Assistance For Larimer, El Paso Counties

Smoke hovers over Larimer county from the High Park Fire on June 10th.
Dave Dennis KUNC


Tue June 19, 2012

With Governor's Decision, Weld County Commissioners "Praying For Rain"

DS Pugh Wikimedia Commons

Governor John Hickenlooper has said “no” to Weld County Commissioners and their request to turn on irrigation wells that were shut down in 2006 because of a state Supreme Court decision.

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Fri June 8, 2012

Hickenlooper Wants Colorado to Be ‘Healthiest’ State

1.2-liter Super Big Gulp
Myke Waddy Wikimedia Commons
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Thu June 7, 2012

TBD Colorado…To Be Determined

The Governor’s TBD initiative will host six public meetings across the state this month. The goal is to hear from as many Coloradans as possible about the big policy challenges facing the state. Lawmakers in both parties praise the initiative, but many question what will come from it.

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