State Of The State
Gov. John Hickenlooper wants tougher penalties for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Gov. John Hickenlooper says he supports a reduction in student testing. But he says most of the mandatory tests should stay.
Gov. John Hickenlooper says the state needs wider interstate highways but can’t wait on the federal government for help.
Colorado’s governor is calling for a statewide recreational bike trail system.
Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper told lawmakers Colorado faces fiscal challenges in the coming years, but he stopped short of directing them to go to voters to allow the state to keep budget surpluses that must be refunded.
Gov. John Hickenlooper is vowing a renewed emphasis on the economy in rural areas.
A weekly look at what’s coming up at the Colorado Legislature.
Gov. John Hickenlooper’s third State of the State address was his first with two Democrat majorities. He used this opportunity to inform his colleagues on what he would like to see, and more importantly, what he would not like to see, this session.
Colorado Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper urged lawmakers to debate gun control in the aftermath of mass shootings in Aurora and Connecticut, saying Thursday that “our democracy demands this type of debate.”
Read the prepared text of Gov. John Hickenlooper’s State of the State address on Thursday.