John Hickenlooper


Mon May 7, 2012

Poorest & Uninsured Patients To See Price Break As Hickenlooper Signs Assistance Bill

Governor Hickenlooper signing SB-16, photo taken on March 29, 2011
Colorado Senate GOP Flickr - Creative Commons


Fri May 4, 2012

Proposed Fracking Rule Embraced by Hickenlooper

Interior Sec. Ken Salazar met with Governor John Hickenlooper briefly in Commerce City Friday.
Photo by Kirk Siegler

Governor John Hickenlooper is praising a proposal by the Obama Administration that would require oil and gas companies drilling on federal lands to disclose the chemicals they use in the process known as hydraulic fracturing.

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Thu May 3, 2012

Colorado Roadless Rule Gets Mixed Reaction

Agriculture Sec. Tom Vilsack talks with Governor Hickenlooper before Wednesday's announcement.
Photo by Kirk Siegler

A plan to manage some of Colorado’s most prized national forest lands is being billed as a national model for how states and the federal government can work together even amid the rancorous political climate.

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Wed April 18, 2012

Colorado Oil and Gas Task Force Issues Final Report

The governor’s task force studying oil and gas regulations in Colorado is recommending that state regulators work collaboratively with local governments to solve drilling disputes, but the final report sent to Governor Hickenlooper Wednesday stops short of recommending any new legislation.

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Tue April 17, 2012
KUNC Newsroom Blog

Poll Shows Hickenlooper Popular in Metro Area, Obama Below 50%

KUNC File Photo

New numbers out this morning from a Colorado pollster show that Democratic Governor John Hickenlooper's approval ratings in the Denver metro area remain a "mile high," but support for President Obama is below 50%. 

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