Gov. John Hickenlooper and Rep. Jared Polis announced Monday a compromise on Colorado’s contentious fracking issue that’s dominated ballot measures, resulted in a lawsuit and spurred voter-approved bans on drilling.
Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper has a fundraising edge against Republican gubernatorial challenger Bob Beauprez in their first head-to-head month.
Gov. John Hickenlooper is trying to help cities and counties recover faster from last year’s historic flooding. He is changing the process for how federal funding is distributed.
Gov. John Hickenlooper is taking steps to help cities and counties still recovering from last year’s historic September floods.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie called Colorado’s governor’s race winnable for Republicans and pledged to visit the state often to support GOP gubernatorial contender Bob Beauprez.
A federal judge in Denver declared Colorado’s gay marriage ban unconstitutional on Wednesday, but he issued a temporary stay of the ruling to give the state until next month to seek an appeal.
A day after giving up on efforts to call a special legislative session on oil and gas drilling, Gov. John Hickenlooper appealed to the public Thursday to decry possible ballot measures to curb the industry.
The issue of whether local communities should have more control over fracking seems to be headed to voters on the November ballot.
Gov. John Hickenlooper said Wednesday that he won’t call a special legislative session seeking to grant communities more control over Colorado’s booming oil and gas industry.
The race for governor in Colorado is in a statistical tie, with Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper in a dead heat with Republican challenger Bob Beauprez.