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Gov. John Hickenlooper (credit: CBS)

Gov. John Hickenlooper Comes Out For Gay Marriage

Gov. John Hickenlooper is coming out as a supporter of gay marriage. The Colorado Democrat has been a vocal supporter of gay rights but has generally stopped short of formally endorsing same-sex marriage.

03/04/2014

Dr. Anthony Young (credit: CBS)

Colorado Parole Board Member Forced Out

Dr. Anthony Young, one of seven members of Colorado’s Parole Board, has been forced out of his job after a television station investigation of Young’s financial dealings outside of his government job.

02/05/2014

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Hickenlooper Praises Marijuana Banking Announcement

Gov. John Hickenlooper is responding with relief to word from federal officials that marijuana businesses will be allowed to access banking services.

01/24/2014

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Feds To Let States Pay To Open National Parks

The Obama administration says it will allow states to use their own money to reopen some national parks that have been closed because of the government shutdown.

10/10/2013

Boulder County Sherrif Joe Pelle on Saturday monring (credit: CBS)

Rescuers Issue Stern Warning To Evacuees

As rescuers broke through to flood-ravaged Colorado towns, they issued a stern warning Saturday to anyone thinking of staying behind: Leave now or be prepared to endure weeks without electricity, running water and basic supplies.

09/14/2013

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Hickenlooper Warns Against Disrupting Recall Election

Gov. John Hickenlooper issued a last-minute warning Monday against any attempts to disrupt Colorado’s first legislative recall election.

09/09/2013

Tom Tancredo (credit: CBS)

Tancredo Wants Tax Debate With Hickenlooper

Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Tancredo wants to debate Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper over a proposal on the November ballot to increase income taxes by nearly a billion for school funding.

07/29/2013

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Colorado Chief Medical Officer Resigns

Colorado’s chief medical officer is resigning, less than a week after the release of a state report raising questions about a laboratory under his supervision.

06/13/2013

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Immigrant Driver’s Licenses Signed In Colorado

Immigrants living illegally in Colorado will be able to get driver’s licenses under a bill signed into law by Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper.

06/05/2013

Released parolees (credit: CBS)

Records Show Dangerous Parolees Downgraded Due To Budget Issues

Despite vehement denials by the Colorado Department of Parole, a CBS4 investigation has turned up numerous state records that show dangerous parolees were either removed from intensive supervised parole in the last five years or never placed on it in the first place due to budget squeezes.

05/22/2013

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