Hickenlooper

Latest stories

12h
The Daily Sentinel
Legislature approves resolution supporting Jordan Cove project18 Republican senators in support of the project, which has already received bi
Legislature approves resolution supporting Jordan Cove project
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 12 hours ago
18 Republican senators in support of the project, which has already received bipartisan support from Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper, and the state’s congressional delegation, including U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., and U.S. Sens. Michael... Read more
13h
The Oklahoman
Pot limits for Colorado tourists could be on the way outof business operations for LivWell, which has 14 marijuana dispensaries. The t
Pot limits for Colorado tourists could be on the way out
The Oklahoman / Posted 13 hours ago
of business operations for LivWell, which has 14 marijuana dispensaries. The top marijuana adviser to Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, Andrew Freedman, said the governor had not yet reviewed the proposed change. But Freedman pointed out that the... Read more
5 related stories
15h
Denver Post
Trapper Mine can remain operational following environmental reviewof Interior's announcement that the assessment had been completed by the April
Trapper Mine can remain operational following environmental review
Denver Post / Posted 15 hours ago
of Interior's announcement that the assessment had been completed by the April 30 deadline. Gardner, along with Gov. John Hickenlooper, D-Colo., Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., and Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., had sent a letter to the department in... Read more
16h
KKTV 11 Colorado Springs
Pot Limits For Colorado Tourists Could Be On The Way Outof business operations for LivWell, which has 14 marijuana dispensaries. The t
Pot Limits For Colorado Tourists Could Be On The Way Out
KKTV 11 Colorado Springs / Posted 16 hours ago
of business operations for LivWell, which has 14 marijuana dispensaries. The top marijuana adviser to Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, Andrew Freedman, said the governor had not yet reviewed the proposed change. But Freedman pointed out that the... Read more
5 related stories
19h
KWGN Denver
Health insurance overhaul poised for headed debate on November ballotor Nike,” Duffy added. While the State Democratic Party did endorse Colorado C
Health insurance overhaul poised for headed debate on November ballot
KWGN Denver / Posted 19 hours ago
or Nike,” Duffy added. While the State Democratic Party did endorse Colorado Care in its official party platform, Governor Hickenlooper released this statement: “Over the last several years, Colorado has made great strides in expanding access to... Read more
5 related stories
19h
Denver Post
Legislature passes ban on red-light cameras, Hickenlooper readies vetoThe legislature once again has sent Gov. John Hickenlooper a complete statewide
Legislature passes ban on red-light cameras, Hickenlooper readies veto
Denver Post / Posted 19 hours ago
The legislature once again has sent Gov. John Hickenlooper a complete statewide ban on red-light cameras, but the decision will be vetoed for a second straight year. Republican and Democrats practically dared him to do it again. "This is the... Read more
19h
FOX 31 Denver
Health insurance overhaul poised for headed debate on November ballotor Nike,” Duffy added. While the State Democratic Party did endorse Colorado C
Health insurance overhaul poised for headed debate on November ballot
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 19 hours ago
or Nike,” Duffy added. While the State Democratic Party did endorse Colorado Care in its official party platform, Governor Hickenlooper released this statement: “Over the last several years, Colorado has made great strides in expanding access to... Read more
5 related stories
20h
Fortune
Colorodo May Replace ObamaCare with Single Payerconservative groups are already lining up to oppose the plan. Even some Democra
Colorodo May Replace ObamaCare with Single Payer
Fortune / Posted 20 hours ago
conservative groups are already lining up to oppose the plan. Even some Democratic officials, like Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper are against it. But supporters have reason for optimism as well. Democratic voters in Colorado supported Bernie... Read more
1d
The Huffington Post
Nikki Haley Called Out For Hypocrisy After Refusing To House Guantanamo DetaineesKansas and Colorado as potential sites. The governors of all three states, inc
Nikki Haley Called Out For Hypocrisy After Refusing To House Guantanamo Detainees
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
Kansas and Colorado as potential sites. The governors of all three states, including Democratic governor of Colorado John Hickenlooper, are adamantly opposed to transferring Guantanamo prisoners to sites within their states. Haley said on Thursday... Read more
1d
The Hill
Obama ozone rule looms large in swing statein federal court to have the regulation overturned, and lobbying Congress to ch
Obama ozone rule looms large in swing state
The Hill / Posted yesterday
in federal court to have the regulation overturned, and lobbying Congress to change or reverse it. Bennet and Gov. John Hickenlooper (D) are key targets for business groups in the ozone fight. Both are moderate Democrats who’ve spoken out with... Read more
1d
Greeley Tribune
Colorado House advances late-session roads, schools spending plana multimillion-dollar Medicaid fee from the state’s constitutional tax-and-spen
Colorado House advances late-session roads, schools spending plan
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
a multimillion-dollar Medicaid fee from the state’s constitutional tax-and-spending strictures. Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper called on lawmakers when the session began more than 100 days ago to set aside the fee to avoid refunds under... Read more
4 related stories
1d
Greeley Tribune
Colorado House advances late-session roads, schools spendinga multimillion-dollar Medicaid fee from the state’s constitutional tax-and-spen
Colorado House advances late-session roads, schools spending
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
a multimillion-dollar Medicaid fee from the state’s constitutional tax-and-spending strictures. Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper called on lawmakers when the session began more than 100 days ago to set aside the fee to avoid refunds under... Read more
4 related stories
1d
The Seattle Times
Colorado considers universal health-care proposalto get rid of Obamacare. Some Democratic officials also oppose the state’s uni
Colorado considers universal health-care proposal
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
to get rid of Obamacare. Some Democratic officials also oppose the state’s universal-care effort. They include Gov. John Hickenlooper, who said during his 2014 re-election fight that he was “no big fan of the Affordable Care Act.” Colorado’s... Read more
5 related stories
1d
La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Saddle up for the 5th annual Pedal The Plainstouring a number of scenic, historical and agricultural stops along the way. P
Saddle up for the 5th annual Pedal The Plains
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted yesterday
touring a number of scenic, historical and agricultural stops along the way. Posted Apr. 28, 2016 at 5:00 PM Gov. John Hickenlooper, The Denver Post Community Foundation and presenting sponsor Viaero Wireless are excited to announce the route... Read more
2 related stories
1d
Boulder Daily Camera
Pedal the Plains 2016 will hit Ordway, Fowler, La Juntaexploring our Eastern Plains communities and raising funds to benefit tomorrow'
Pedal the Plains 2016 will hit Ordway, Fowler, La Junta
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
exploring our Eastern Plains communities and raising funds to benefit tomorrow's agricultural leaders," Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said in a statement. Day 1 will take cyclists 21 miles from Ordway in Crowley County to Fowler in Otero County,... Read more
2 related stories
2d
The Huffington Post
Nikki Haley Called Out For Hypocrisy After Refusing To House Guantanamo DetaineesKansas and Colorado as potential sites. The governors of all three states, inc
Nikki Haley Called Out For Hypocrisy After Refusing To House Guantanamo Detainees
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Kansas and Colorado as potential sites. The governors of all three states, including Democratic governor of Colorado John Hickenlooper, are adamantly opposed to transferring Guantanamo prisoners to sites within their states. Haley said on Thursday... Read more
2d
KMGH 7 Denver
Lt. Gov. nominee Donna Lynne gets initial approval after a brief confirmation hearing in the HouseDENVER - Lieutenant Governor nominee Donna Lynne passed her first confirmation
Lt. Gov. nominee Donna Lynne gets initial approval after a brief confirmation hearing in the House
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
DENVER - Lieutenant Governor nominee Donna Lynne passed her first confirmation hearing on Wednesday morning. Gov. John Hickenlooper's pick to replace outgoing Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia sat before the House State Veterans and Military Affairs Committee for... Read more
2d
Denver Post
New district court judge appointed for Gilpin and Jefferson countiesGov. John Hickenlooper on Wednesday appointed Diego Hunt to serve as the newest
New district court judge appointed for Gilpin and Jefferson counties
Denver Post / Posted 2 days ago
Gov. John Hickenlooper on Wednesday appointed Diego Hunt to serve as the newest district court judge for Gilpin and Jefferson counties. Hunt will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of of First Judicial District Court Judge Christopher J.... Read more
2d
CBS Denver
Bill To Ban Candy-Shaped Edibles Passes Housecan be confused with candy — specifically products in the form of a humans, ani
Bill To Ban Candy-Shaped Edibles Passes House
CBS Denver / Posted 2 days ago
can be confused with candy — specifically products in the form of a humans, animals, or fruit. Manufacturers argue the new regulation would cost them hundreds of thousands of dollars. Sponsors say the bill has the support of Gov. John Hickenloo... Read more
2d
Summit Daily News
The Colorado news roundup: The state’s next lieutenant governor, Olympic wear and a road-rage golferapproved Lynne’s nomination 6-2. She now awaits confirmation by the full House
The Colorado news roundup: The state’s next lieutenant governor, Olympic wear and a road-rage golfer
Summit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
approved Lynne’s nomination 6-2. She now awaits confirmation by the full House and then the Senate. Current Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia is leaving state government on Friday to run a private higher-education group. Hickenlooper nominated Lynne last... Read more
2d
Denver Post
Donna Lynne clears first hurdle on way to lieutenant governor's officefor her confirmation before the full House by a 6-2 vote. Lynne, a Kaiser Perm
Donna Lynne clears first hurdle on way to lieutenant governor's office
Denver Post / Posted 2 days ago
for her confirmation before the full House by a 6-2 vote. Lynne, a Kaiser Permanente executive, was tapped by Gov. John Hickenlooper in March to replace departing Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia who is leaving his post to become president of the Western... Read more
2d
CBS Denver
Proposed Colorado Lieutenant Governor Clears 1st Hurdlethe Senate. Current Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia is leaving state government on Friday
Proposed Colorado Lieutenant Governor Clears 1st Hurdle
CBS Denver / Posted 2 days ago
the Senate. Current Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia is leaving state government on Friday to run a private higher-education group. Hickenlooper nominated Lynne last month. (© Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not... Read more
3d
Denver Post
Pedal the Plains 2016 will hit Ordway, Fowler, La Juntaexploring our Eastern Plains communities and raising funds to benefit tomorrow'
Pedal the Plains 2016 will hit Ordway, Fowler, La Junta
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
exploring our Eastern Plains communities and raising funds to benefit tomorrow's agricultural leaders," Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said in a statement. Day 1 will take cyclists 21 miles from Ordway in Crowley County to Fowler in Otero County,... Read more
2 related stories
3d
KKTV 11 Colorado Springs
Milder Wildfire Season Expected In Coloradowhen it comes to wildfires. For the third consecutive year, Colorado is expecte
Milder Wildfire Season Expected In Colorado
KKTV 11 Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
when it comes to wildfires. For the third consecutive year, Colorado is expected to have a mild wildfire season. Gov. John Hickenlooper announced this week that Colorado should experience a mild wildfire season in 2016. The prediction is based on... Read more
3d
Colorado Springs Independent
Supporters of two proposed initiatives hope to rein in the oil and gas industryIn 2014, Gov. John Hickenlooper won the fracking debate. A supporter of the oil
Supporters of two proposed initiatives hope to rein in the oil and gas industry
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 3 days ago
In 2014, Gov. John Hickenlooper won the fracking debate. A supporter of the oil and gas industry, and not one to fear the effects of the controversial extraction technique known as hydraulic fracturing or "fracking," Hickenlooper wanted to avoid... Read more
3d
The Daily Sentinel
Pride or prejudice?mascots in Colorado, according to a report by a 15-member panel that spent five
Pride or prejudice?
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
mascots in Colorado, according to a report by a 15-member panel that spent five months studying the issue. Gov. John Hickenlooper appointed the panel after the Legislature failed to pass a bill last year to require tribal approval for public... Read more
3d
Colorado Springs Independent
Supporters of two proposed initiatives hope to rein in the oil and gas industryIn 2014, Gov. John Hickenlooper won the fracking debate. A supporter of the oi
Supporters of two proposed initiatives hope to rein in the oil and gas industry
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 3 days ago
In 2014, Gov. John Hickenlooper won the fracking debate. A supporter of the oil and gas industry, and not one to fear the effects of the controversial extraction technique known as hydraulic fracturing or "fracking," Hickenlooper wanted to avoid... Read more
3d
Colorado Springs Independent
Philip Anschutz's influence knows no boundsmajor elected officials — on one occasion at least. In an address to Springs' b
Philip Anschutz's influence knows no bounds
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 3 days ago
major elected officials — on one occasion at least. In an address to Springs' business and community leaders, Gov. John Hickenlooper noted that he'd recently hosted Anschutz and Mayor Suthers at the Governor's Mansion for dinner. Kent Obee,... Read more
3 related stories
3d
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
State expects average to below-average wildfire seasonor below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a
State expects average to below-average wildfire season
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 3 days ago
or below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a row. “That’s always good news,” Gov. John Hickenlooper said after announcing the outlook. But even an average year can bring thousands of wildfires, he said, and a... Read more
8 related stories
3d
The Aspen Times
Average to below-average wildfire season expectedor below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a
Average to below-average wildfire season expected
The Aspen Times / Posted 3 days ago
or below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a row. “That’s always good news,” Gov. John Hickenlooper said after announcing the outlook. But even an average year can bring thousands of wildfires, he said, and a... Read more
8 related stories
3d
The Aspen Times
| AspenTimes.comor below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a
| AspenTimes.com
The Aspen Times / Posted 3 days ago
or below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a row. “That’s always good news,” Gov. John Hickenlooper said after announcing the outlook. But even an average year can bring thousands of wildfires, he said, and a... Read more
8 related stories
3d
Summit Daily News
Average to below-average wildfire season expectedor below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a
Average to below-average wildfire season expected
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
or below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a row. “That’s always good news,” Gov. John Hickenlooper said after announcing the outlook. But even an average year can bring thousands of wildfires, he said, and a... Read more
8 related stories
3d
CBS Denver
Colorado Suspends 911 Rulemaking Amid Safety, Rules Debatelawsuits if Colorado expanded its rules. The commissioners acted after Jacki C
Colorado Suspends 911 Rulemaking Amid Safety, Rules Debate
CBS Denver / Posted 3 days ago
lawsuits if Colorado expanded its rules. The commissioners acted after Jacki Cooper Melmed, attorney for Gov. John Hickenlooper, urged them to do so. Commission spokesman Terry Bote said the panel will work with the Legislature on the... Read more
3d
Summit Daily News
The Colorado news roundup: Wolves, wildfires and weed ()or below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a
The Colorado news roundup: Wolves, wildfires and weed ()
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
or below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a row. “That’s always good news,” Gov. John Hickenlooper said after announcing the outlook. But even an average year can bring thousands of wildfires, he said, and a... Read more
3d
Summit Daily News
Colorado expecting average to below-average wildfire seasonor below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a
Colorado expecting average to below-average wildfire season
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
or below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a row. “That’s always good news,” Gov. John Hickenlooper said after announcing the outlook. But even an average year can bring thousands of wildfires, he said, and a... Read more
8 related stories
3d
Denver Post
Wet weather helps tame Colorado wildfire dangerthis summer, can dry out in a fairly short period of time when the humidity and
Wet weather helps tame Colorado wildfire danger
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
this summer, can dry out in a fairly short period of time when the humidity and the weather changes," said Gov. John Hickenlooper at a press conference. "Then you've got really flash prone fuel for lighting strikes and other forms of... Read more
3d
KKTV 11 Colorado Springs
Wildfire Outlook: Colorado Expecting Average To Below-Average Seasonexpect another average or below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, th
Wildfire Outlook: Colorado Expecting Average To Below-Average Season
KKTV 11 Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
expect another average or below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a row. Gov. John Hickenlooper and state fire prevention director Paul Cooke announced the outlook Tuesday. The prediction is based on... Read more
8 related stories
3d
Canon City Daily Record
Colorado House rejects measure opposing Guantanamo detaineesthe Republican Senate. Democrats say they don't want to see Guantanamo transfe
Colorado House rejects measure opposing Guantanamo detainees
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
the Republican Senate. Democrats say they don't want to see Guantanamo transfers to Colorado, either. Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper and Democratic U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet have both said they oppose Guantanamo detainees in Colorado. But... Read more
3 related stories
4d
Greeley Tribune
Colorado expecting average to below-average wildfire seasonLower North Fork Wildfire burning in the foothills community of Conifer, Colo.,
Colorado expecting average to below-average wildfire season
Greeley Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Lower North Fork Wildfire burning in the foothills community of Conifer, Colo., southwest of Denver. Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper will announce the outlook for this summer's wildfire season during a news conference Tuesday, April 26, 2016.... Read more
4d
Denver Post
Colorado House rejects measure opposing Guantanamo detaineesthe Republican Senate. Democrats say they don't want to see Guantanamo transfe
Colorado House rejects measure opposing Guantanamo detainees
Denver Post / Posted 4 days ago
the Republican Senate. Democrats say they don't want to see Guantanamo transfers to Colorado, either. Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper and Democratic U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet have both said they oppose Guantanamo detainees in Colorado. But... Read more
3 related stories
4d
CBS Denver
House Rejects Symbolic Measure Opposing Guantanamo Detaineesthe Republican Senate. Democrats say they don’t want to see Guantanamo transfe
House Rejects Symbolic Measure Opposing Guantanamo Detainees
CBS Denver / Posted 4 days ago
the Republican Senate. Democrats say they don’t want to see Guantanamo transfers to Colorado, either. Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper and Democratic U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet have both said they oppose Guantanamo detainees in Colorado. But... Read more
3 related stories
4d
Salon.com
Colorado House rejects measure opposing Guantanamo detaineesthe Republican Senate. Democrats say they don’t want to see Guantanamo transfe
Colorado House rejects measure opposing Guantanamo detainees
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
the Republican Senate. Democrats say they don’t want to see Guantanamo transfers to Colorado, either. Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper and Democratic U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet have both said they oppose Guantanamo detainees in Colorado. But... Read more
3 related stories
4d
Craig Daily Press
Colorado may need to put $100 million aside annually to do more with the same amount of waterpurchase for the next 30 years or so, if it could assure Colorado will meet its
Colorado may need to put $100 million aside annually to do more with the same amount of water
Craig Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
purchase for the next 30 years or so, if it could assure Colorado will meet its future water needs? John Stulp, Gov. John Hickenlooper’s special advisor on water policy and director of the state’s Interbasin Compact Committee, put that question to... Read more
4d
CBS Denver
Colorado To Forecast 2016 Wildfire Season After 2 Mild Yearstheir 2016 forecast after two mild seasons. The director of the Division of Fi
Colorado To Forecast 2016 Wildfire Season After 2 Mild Years
CBS Denver / Posted 4 days ago
their 2016 forecast after two mild seasons. The director of the Division of Fire Prevention and Control and Gov. John Hickenlooper will announce the outlook Tuesday in Denver. Colorado enters this season after a wet winter. About a quarter of... Read more
8 related stories
4d
Denver Post
Colorado to forecast 2016 wildfire season after 2 mild yearstheir 2016 forecast after two mild seasons. The director of the Division of Fi
Colorado to forecast 2016 wildfire season after 2 mild years
Denver Post / Posted 4 days ago
their 2016 forecast after two mild seasons. The director of the Division of Fire Prevention and Control and Gov. John Hickenlooper will announce the outlook Tuesday in Denver. Colorado enters this season after a wet winter. About a quarter of... Read more
8 related stories
4d
The Aspen Times
Partisan sniping hampers bill proposed by Aspen’s state senator to celebrate public landslanguage initially approved by the other chamber. If the senate accepts the new
Partisan sniping hampers bill proposed by Aspen’s state senator to celebrate public lands
The Aspen Times / Posted 4 days ago
language initially approved by the other chamber. If the senate accepts the new language, the bill will go to Gov. John Hickenlooper for his signature, and Public Lands Day would be formally celebrated starting May 2017. “I’m going to ask my... Read more
4d
Greeley Tribune
Native American mascot issue not going away any time soonpublic schools. But make no mistake, change is coming. This isn’t an issue tha
Native American mascot issue not going away any time soon
Greeley Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
public schools. But make no mistake, change is coming. This isn’t an issue that’s going away any time soon. Gov. John Hickenlooper created a commission to address the issue and that commission —which visited Eaton to chat with administrators,... Read more
6d
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Denver Water exec: W. Slope is last resortCollins and into the South Platte River. Just before lunch, John Stulp, the sp
Denver Water exec: W. Slope is last resort
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Collins and into the South Platte River. Just before lunch, John Stulp, the special policy adviser on water to Gov. John Hickenlooper, read a surprise letter from the governor endorsing the Windy Gap project, which would divert an additional... Read more
6d
KPBS San Diego
A Nation Engaged: Trade Stirs Up Sharp Debate In This Election Cyclein their closet and it says: Indonesia, China, Japan, Taiwan. Very few things a
A Nation Engaged: Trade Stirs Up Sharp Debate In This Election Cycle
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
in their closet and it says: Indonesia, China, Japan, Taiwan. Very few things are made in the USA." Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper: "Commerce between two countries, throughout history, has always, has almost always, led to improving quality of... Read more
6d
KERA North Texas
A Nation Engaged: Trade Stirs Up Sharp Debate In This Election Cyclein their closet and it says: Indonesia, China, Japan, Taiwan. Very few things a
A Nation Engaged: Trade Stirs Up Sharp Debate In This Election Cycle
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
in their closet and it says: Indonesia, China, Japan, Taiwan. Very few things are made in the USA." Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper: "Commerce between two countries, throughout history, has always, has almost always, led to improving quality of... Read more
More

People in this news