Former Colorado Governor Bill Owens is criticizing President Obama’s Friday visit to the Colorado Springs fire zone calling it ‘bad timing’ saying it will divert energy and resources from the firefighting effort.
Tourism in Fremont County, and in much of the state, took an economic hit after the Iron Mountain Fire moved fast and furious in the Copper Gulch area after igniting on June 2, 2002.
Some Colorado Republicans argue that allowing same-sex civil unions will underscore the party’s commitment to individual rights and help party recruitment.
Mitt Romney is taking his presidential ambitions to Colorado, a swing state where he “intends to campaign vigorously,” his spokesman said Monday.
Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler and state Treasurer Walker Stapleton insisted Tuesday there will be no conflicts of interest while they continue working part-time with their old firms.
Gov. John Hickenlooper celebrated his inauguration with flair on Tuesday.
Democratic Gov. Bill Ritter leaves office next week with a hefty legacy on the state’s judicial system.