Gov. Jared Polis Outlines Big Plans In First State Of The State AddressColorado's new governor is calling for full day kindergarten by this fall, lowering the state income tax and cutting costs for health care.
Taxes, Spending Top Hickenlooper's State Of State AddressColorado Gov. John Hickenlooper urged Republicans again on Thursday to find a way to invest in roads and schools in the fast-growing state by avoiding taxpayer refunds.
Hickenlooper Calls For Felony DUI LawGov. John Hickenlooper wants tougher penalties for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Gov. Hickenlooper Talks About School TestingGov. John Hickenlooper says he supports a reduction in student testing. But he says most of the mandatory tests should stay.
Gov. Hickenlooper Calls For Wider InterstatesGov. John Hickenlooper says the state needs wider interstate highways but can't wait on the federal government for help.
Gov. Hickenlooper Calls For Statewide Bike TrailsColorado's governor is calling for a statewide recreational bike trail system.
Hickenlooper Talks Fiscal Challenges In State Of The StateDemocratic 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. Hickenlooper Vows Focus On Rural JobsGov. John Hickenlooper is vowing a renewed emphasis on the economy in rural areas.
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Hickenlooper Sets The Legislative TableGov. 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.
Hickenlooper Urges Debate On Gun Control In State Of The State SpeechColorado 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."
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Pro-Gun Rally Greets Returning Colorado LawmakersGun owners gathered outside Colorado's Capitol Wednesday as lawmakers convened inside with promises to take up gun-related measures this session.
Colorado Civil Union Bill Advances Toward ShowdownGay couples waiting for rights similar to those afforded to married couples got closer on Wednesday to a legislative showdown with Colorado Republicans.
Hickenlooper Strikes The Right ChordsGov. John Hickenlooper delivered his second State of the State address on Thursday. While he didn’t announce any earth-shaking policy goals, he did use his annual bully pulpit in a near perfect fashion to continue to solidify his role as this state’s political leader, CBSDenver.com blogger Dominic Dezzutti writes.