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CBS Denver
Top 10 Colorado News Stories Of 2017the steep trail. They believe he was hit in the head by a falling rock. Govern
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the steep trail. They believe he was hit in the head by a falling rock. Governor’s Race Heats Up Due to term limits, Gov. John Hickenlooper will be leaving the governor’s office at the end of his second term. With that knowledge, candidates from... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
For some kids in Colorado, CHIP funding could be life or deaththat are most urgent and cover their CHIP insurance. “How can we let ourselves
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
that are most urgent and cover their CHIP insurance. “How can we let ourselves get in this situation?” asked Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, unable to restrain his disdain for the situation facing the approximately 75,000 children in his state... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
Lew Gaiter taking unconventional path in Colorado governor's racehe hasn't been out and about much, especially compared with some of the other 2
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted 2 days ago
he hasn't been out and about much, especially compared with some of the other 20-plus candidates seeking to replace Gov. John Hickenlooper. Gaiter said he is instead focusing on existing responsibilities as a county commissioner and related... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
CHIP funding is latest victim of DC dysfunctionthat are most urgent and cover their CHIP insurance. “How can we let ourselves
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
that are most urgent and cover their CHIP insurance. “How can we let ourselves get in this situation?” asked Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, unable to restrain his disdain for the situation facing the approximately 75,000 children in his state... Read more
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The Mercury News
States encouraged to raise taxes to fund infrastructureby themselves, or to incentivize anyone to wait on critical infrastructure proj
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
by themselves, or to incentivize anyone to wait on critical infrastructure projects until the bill is passed.” Gov. John Hickenlooper, Colo., among the Democrats the White House has consulted as it pulls together a plan, said he agrees that... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Hickenlooper says he's frustrated, baffled that Congress hasn't renewed Children's Health Insurance ProgramColorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Tuesday renewed his call for Congress to rea
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Tuesday renewed his call for Congress to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program, expressing exasperation and bewilderment that funding for the bipartisan children's health care program had been allowed... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Coffman, Bennet urge immediate new protections for DACA recipientshe and Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., received a letter Tuesday from 50 current an
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 4 days ago
he and Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., received a letter Tuesday from 50 current and former Colorado mayors, including Gov. John Hickenlooper, urging Congress to pass the Dream Act. Bennet wrote: “A serious solution would be responsive to local... Read more
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CBS Denver
Denver's Last Four Mayors Talk Sustainabilitymayors of Denver participated in the Sustainable Denver Summit on Tuesday. Fed
CBS Denver / Posted 5 days ago
mayors of Denver participated in the Sustainable Denver Summit on Tuesday. Federico Pena, Wellington Webb, Governor John Hickenlooper, and current mayor Michael Hancock all took part. \ Governor Hickenlooper said he gets one question every... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Former Denver mayor: Some of the growth bothers mesaid Mayor Michael Hancock. Mayor Michael Hancock joined his predecessors Fede
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 5 days ago
said Mayor Michael Hancock. Mayor Michael Hancock joined his predecessors Federico Pena, Wellington Webb and Gov. John Hickenlooper. “Affordable housing is going to continue to be a big issue. The only places that don’t have a problem... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Colorado starting to decide which kids, mothers at 'greatest risk' should CHIP funding expireDENVER – Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Tuesday the state was in the proc
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 5 days ago
DENVER – Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Tuesday the state was in the process of creating a list of children and pregnant mothers who are at the “greatest risk” should Congress not fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) before... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Green light from governor on NISP mitigation planColorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is on board with Northern Water's plan to mitig
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 7 days ago
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is on board with Northern Water's plan to mitigate the impact of the proposed Northern Integrated Supply Project (NISP) on fish and wildlife, according to Brian Werner of Northern Water. In November, the governor sent... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Colorado can't weather even a moderate recession, analysts warn, much less a financial disasterkey fiscal benchmark, among the least prepared for the next recession. The def
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
key fiscal benchmark, among the least prepared for the next recession. The deficiency isn't for lack of trying. Under Gov. John Hickenlooper, state lawmakers have more than tripled the size of the state's rainy-day fund from its 2010 low. And he... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Colorado can't weather even a moderate recession, analysts warn, much less a financial disastergovernment is also among the least prepared for the next recession. The defici
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
government is also among the least prepared for the next recession. The deficiency isn't for lack of trying. Under Gov. John Hickenlooper, state lawmakers have more than tripled the size of the state's rainy day fund from its 2010 low. And he... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
What's Happening? St. Thomas More: Coping with Grief During the Holidays and moreincluded issues such as county landfills, the economy, emergency management, an
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
included issues such as county landfills, the economy, emergency management, and urban renewal authorities. Governor John Hickenlooper provided keynote remarks, pledging to use his last year in office to support key county goals in... Read more
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CBS Denver
Wazee Supper Club To Close In 2 Monthsthere will become a memory. Wazee Supper Club‏ has had numerous owners over th
CBS Denver / Posted 9 days ago
there will become a memory. Wazee Supper Club‏ has had numerous owners over the years, including the ownership group Gov. John Hickenlooper was part of during his days operating the Wynkoop Brewing Company and other eateries. President Obama at... Read more
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CBS Denver
State Lawmaker Trying To Oust One Of His Ownthis case, a Democratic committee will then appoint someone to fill the seat.
CBS Denver / Posted 10 days ago
this case, a Democratic committee will then appoint someone to fill the seat. Speaker of the House Crisanta Duran and Gov. John Hickenlooper have called for Lebsock to resign, but earlier this week he said he would remain in office. Lebsock... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Governor calls for statewide tax increase for road improvementsbe an interesting time for a state's governor to recommend a tax increase for t
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
be an interesting time for a state's governor to recommend a tax increase for transportation. But that's what Colorado's John Hickenlooper is doing this week. The governor called for a tax increase during a speech Tuesday to county commissioners... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Colorado's Hickenlooper urges bipartisan tax reform changes: 'Trickle down economics is a fairytale'DENVER – Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Wednesday urged the state’s congres
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 11 days ago
DENVER – Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Wednesday urged the state’s congressional delegation not to support the Republican tax bill the Senate could vote on later this week, saying the bill, as is, would hurt Colorado’s economic... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Sessions: Marijuana use is 'detrimental,' Justice Dept. still reviewing enforcement policiesoff the flow of deadly drugs rather than interfering with state regulatory regi
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 11 days ago
off the flow of deadly drugs rather than interfering with state regulatory regimes for marijuana,” the letter said. Gov. John Hickenlooper, a Democrat, and Attorney General Cynthia Coffman, a Republican, have both stood up to the administration’s... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
El Paso County commissioner, Hickenlooper debate over legalized marijuanaCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — An El Paso County commissioner has publicly accused G
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 11 days ago
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — An El Paso County commissioner has publicly accused Gov. John Hickenlooper of ignoring the negative effects of legalized marijuana amid upcoming efforts against illegal grows and a rise in marijuana-related car crashes. The... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Illegal contractors sought in Colorado Springsnow expanding its campaign to Colorado Springs. During a conference of county
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
now expanding its campaign to Colorado Springs. During a conference of county commissioners in the Springs this week, Gov. John Hickenlooper discussed the need for increased enforcement of construction industry abuses. "We are supporting getting... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
El Paso County official, Hickenlooper debate over legalized marijuanaCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado county commissioner has publicly accu
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 11 days ago
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado county commissioner has publicly accused Gov. John Hickenlooper of ignoring the negative effects of legalized marijuana amid upcoming efforts against illegal grows and a rise in marijuana-related car... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
El Paso County commissioners challenge governor on marijuanaCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper found himself taken t
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 12 days ago
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper found himself taken to task over marijuana Tuesday by three El Paso County commissioners. Longinos Gonzalez, Jr., Mark Waller and Stan VanderWerf are among more than 200 county commissioners... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
CSP reminds drivers to ‘move over, save lives' a year after Cody Donahue's deathto remind drivers to move over one lane if they spot an emergency vehicle on th
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 15 days ago
to remind drivers to move over one lane if they spot an emergency vehicle on the road. On Jun. 1, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper signed into law the Move Over for Cody Act, which, if broken, could mean up to 18 months in jail and a fine... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
1 Year Later: Colorado State Patrol urging drivers to "Save a Life, Move Over"asks, "When you see the flashing lights follow the law move over slow down and
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 days ago
asks, "When you see the flashing lights follow the law move over slow down and pay attention." In June of 2017, Governor John Hickenlooper signed the Move Over for Cody Act that strengthens the penalties against drivers who do not move over for... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Hickenlooper's plea: Broncos need to start winning for business' sakecouple days, (and) for the week, it would average 4 to 5 percent. And when they
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
couple days, (and) for the week, it would average 4 to 5 percent. And when they lose, you're down 3 to 4 percent," Gov. John Hickenlooper told reporters this week. "I think I can speak for the retail business community that the Broncos better... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Gov. Hickenlooper to pardon nearly two dozen peopleColorado Gov. John Hickenlooper issued 22 pardons Monday but made clear one nam
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper issued 22 pardons Monday but made clear one name would never appear on his clemency list: Nathan Dunlap. The Democratic governor granted Dunlap a temporary reprieve from the death penalty in 2013 — months before his... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Uber fined $8.9M by Colorado for allowing drivers with felony convictions, other license issueswas reviewing the case and did not have immediate comment. Uber was welcomed t
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 19 days ago
was reviewing the case and did not have immediate comment. Uber was welcomed to Colorado in June 2014, when Gov. John Hickenlooper signed Senate Bill 125 to authorize ride-sharing services such as Uber and Lyft. The PUC was then charged... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Gov. Hickenlooper pardons 22 criminal offenders; names releasedDENVER -- Governor John Hickenlooper has pardoned 22 individuals for crimes com
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 20 days ago
DENVER -- Governor John Hickenlooper has pardoned 22 individuals for crimes committed in the state within the last several years. The governor received over 470 applications and said he personally spent about 50 hours reviewing various applications... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
‘When they lose, you’re down’: Hickenlooper says Broncos losses hit Colorado businessesDENVER -- When the Broncos are down, business is down, Gov. John Hickenlooper s
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 20 days ago
DENVER -- When the Broncos are down, business is down, Gov. John Hickenlooper said Monday while reflecting on the team's string of losses. "As a former restaurateur, I can tell you it's an economic issue as well," Hickenlooper said during a news... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Colorado's Hickenlooper grants pardons for 22 he says have improved lives and communitiesDENVER – Gov. John Hickenlooper granted clemency to 22 people Monday he says ha
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 20 days ago
DENVER – Gov. John Hickenlooper granted clemency to 22 people Monday he says have “taken great strides to improve their lives and communities.” “The 22 people I am pardoning today serve as an example that redemption is possible. I believe they will... Read more
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CBS Denver
Hickenlooper: Not Considering Clemency For Killer Of 4DENVER (AP/CBS4) — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper says he is not considering c
CBS Denver / Posted 20 days ago
DENVER (AP/CBS4) — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper says he is not considering clemency for convicted killer and death row inmate Nathan Dunlap. Hickenlooper said Monday that he has no plans to revisit Dunlap’s case. The term-limited governor is set... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Colorado governor: Not considering clemency for killer of 4DENVER - Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper says he is not considering clemency fo
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 20 days ago
DENVER - Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper says he is not considering clemency for convicted killer and death row inmate Nathan Dunlap. Hickenlooper said Monday that he has no plans to revisit Dunlap's case. The term-limited governor is set to leave... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Uber fined $8.9M by Colorado for allowing drivers with felony convictions, other license issueswas reviewing the case and did not have immediate comment. Uber was welcomed t
Colorado Daily / Posted 20 days ago
was reviewing the case and did not have immediate comment. Uber was welcomed to Colorado in June 2014, when Gov. John Hickenlooper signed Senate Bill 125 to authorize ride-sharing services such as Uber and Lyft. The PUC was then charged... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Hillary Clinton says Colorado is 'state that is really about the future'love coming here," Clinton told the crowd, which gave her a long standing ovati
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 23 days ago
love coming here," Clinton told the crowd, which gave her a long standing ovation, "and I was so pleased to see Gov. (John) Hickenlooper here earlier to talk about some of the exciting things that are going on in Denver and acro... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
Accused of harassment, Colorado state rep. Lebsock says he’s being harassedto reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial o
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted 24 days ago
to reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial of the allegations and criticized Gov. John Hickenlooper, Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne and others for calling on him to resign so quickly after the allegations became... Read more
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CBS Denver
Hickenlooper Says Lebsock Losing 'Credibility, Capacity To Lead'DENVER (CBS4) – Gov. John Hickenlooper says State Rep. Steve Lebsock (D-Thornto
CBS Denver / Posted 25 days ago
DENVER (CBS4) – Gov. John Hickenlooper says State Rep. Steve Lebsock (D-Thornton) should resign following accusations of sexual harassment against State Rep. Faith Winter (D-Westminster). State Rep. Steve Lebsock (credit: CBS) “It appears he agrees... Read more
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CBS Denver
WWII Colorado Veteran Honored With Medals 70 Years Laterdischarged from the military. It would be service that would go unrecognized f
CBS Denver / Posted 25 days ago
discharged from the military. It would be service that would go unrecognized for nearly 70 years until Tuesday. Governor John Hickenlooper awarded Farley with several hard-earned service medals. “These were obviously medals you should have... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Lawmaker accused of harassment says he's being harassedto reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial o
The Register Citizen / Posted 26 days ago
to reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial of the allegations and criticized Gov. John Hickenlooper, Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne and others for calling on him to resign so quickly after the allegations became... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Lawmaker accused of harassment says he's being harassedto reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial o
Stamford Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
to reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial of the allegations and criticized Gov. John Hickenlooper, Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne and others for calling on him to resign Friday within hours of the allegations... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Lawmaker accused of harassment says he's being harassedto reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial o
Connecticut Post / Posted 26 days ago
to reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial of the allegations and criticized Gov. John Hickenlooper, Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne and others for calling on him to resign Friday within hours of the allegations... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Lawmaker accused of harassment says he's being harassedto reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial o
Greenwich Time / Posted 26 days ago
to reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial of the allegations and criticized Gov. John Hickenlooper, Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne and others for calling on him to resign Friday within hours of the allegations... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Lawmaker accused of harassment says he's being harassedto reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial o
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
to reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial of the allegations and criticized Gov. John Hickenlooper, Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne and others for calling on him to resign Friday within hours of the allegations... Read more
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The News-Times
Lawmaker accused of harassment says he's being harassedto reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial o
The News-Times / Posted 26 days ago
to reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial of the allegations and criticized Gov. John Hickenlooper, Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne and others for calling on him to resign Friday within hours of the allegations... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Lawmaker accused of harassment says he's being harassedto reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial o
The Middletown Press / Posted 26 days ago
to reporters at the state Capitol, Rep. Steve Lebsock also renewed his denial of the allegations and criticized Gov. John Hickenlooper, Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne and others for calling on him to resign Friday within hours of the allegations... Read more
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Fortune
A Guy Named Brogan BamBrogan Wants to Bring a Hyperloop to Denver. Here's His Planpeople in the year that ended July 1, the U.S. Census Bureau reported, accordin
Fortune / Posted 26 days ago
people in the year that ended July 1, the U.S. Census Bureau reported, according to the Denver Post. Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper echoed that sentiment in a statement announcing the Arrivo partnership: “Colorado’s rapidly growing... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock says he's being harassed after being accused of harassmentoffers of jobs if he'll step down. Speaking to reporters at the state Capitol,
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 26 days ago
offers of jobs if he'll step down. Speaking to reporters at the state Capitol, the Thornton lawmaker also criticized Gov. John Hickenlooper, Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne and others for calling on him to resign within hours of the allegations becoming... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hyperloop firm Arrivo to build 200mph 'traffic tubes' in Denvergrowing population and booming economy makes for the ideal location for the dev
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
growing population and booming economy makes for the ideal location for the development of an Arrivo system,' said Governor John Hickenlooper. 'Arrivo's additional decision to locate their test facilities, adding up to 200 employees by 2020 and $10... Read more
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MLive.com
Startup teams with Colorado to make 200 mph 'Hyperloop' transportation systemroutes by using fully-electric vehicles and "magnetic levitation to float the v
MLive.com / Posted 26 days ago
routes by using fully-electric vehicles and "magnetic levitation to float the vehicles at high speeds. Denver Gov. John Hickenlooper said in the release that Arrivo will hire around 200 employees by 202, and add $10 to $15 million to the... Read more
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CBS Denver
Tracksuit Wedding, Governor Play KBCO’s Studio CDENVER (CBS4) – Denver band Tracksuit Wedding and Gov. John Hickenlooper visite
CBS Denver / Posted 26 days ago
DENVER (CBS4) – Denver band Tracksuit Wedding and Gov. John Hickenlooper visited KBCO’s Studio C to promote the Sing It To Me Santa concert benefiting Take Note Colorado and music education in Denver schools. Tracksuit Wedding playing in KBCO’s... Read more
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