Gov. John Hickenlooper says Colorado’s oil and gas industry is doing a better job working with state officials to make drilling safer.
If there’s one thing Colorado’s sharply divided Legislature agrees on, it’s the importance of jobs.
Republican lawmakers are getting ready for the 2012 legislative session. This year they’re promising to work with their Democrat counterparts on finding solutions to major issues facing Colorado, including job creation and budget cuts.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Tom Donohue told a Denver crowd Thursday the federal government must think about how it can help the private sector create jobs in every policy decision it makes.
Colorado hopes to capitalize on job growth in one industry that’s already hiring- renewable energy.