DENVER (AP) – Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is on a trade mission to Mexico this week, leading a 40-member delegation from the state.
Hickenlooper left Sunday and will return on Wednesday.READ MORE: Demand For COVID Testing Increases With Arrival Of Omicron Variant
The group, which includes agriculture commissioner John Salazar, plans to tour Mexico’s main agricultural distribution market. Members also plan to meet with government officials to talk about bilateral trade agreements and how Colorado could help provide renewable energy to the country.READ MORE: Long Hauler Recovers: COVID-19 Patient Goes Home After 158 Days In Hospital
The governor’s office says this is the first gubernatorial trade mission to Mexico since 2008, when Idaho Gov. Butch Otter visited.MORE NEWS: State Lawmakers Vow Change After Allegations Of Funeral Homes Selling Body Parts, Giving Families False Cremains
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