Tag Archives: John Hickenlooper

Business group asks Guv to reconvene lawmakers over the Hospital Provider Fee

  The pro-business group Colorado Concern wrote a half-page letter in Sunday’s Denver Post encouraging Gov. John Hickenlooper to call a special session to reclassify […]...

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May 23, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Will Hickenlooper drag 100 lawmakers back to Denver?

  DENVER — One of Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper’s key budget strategies for 2016 — reclassifying the state’s hospital provider fee into a standalone enterprise […]...

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May 13, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Colorado’s worst methane polluter is an Arch Coal mine

Somerset, CO — If you know what to look for, you can spot the old well pads in the hills above West Elk Mine. The […]...

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May 3, 2016 Uncategorized

Attorney General: Halt federal regulation of toxic mercury

Coloradans may soon be breathing a little less easily, if Attorney General Cynthia Coffman has her way. Coffman filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme […]...

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April 26, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Sen. Michael Bennet comes out against ColoradoCare

  Democratic U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet opposes a universal healthcare ballot measure Colorado voters will consider in November. “Michael does not think that single payer is the right approach to […]...

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April 21, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Sanders wins Colorado. Dem leaders still back Clinton.

  Most Colorado Democrats love Bernie Sanders. That’s what results at today’s state Democratic convention show. Despite a bevy of elected officials serving as Hillary […]...

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April 16, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado lawmakers spar over the Clean Power Plan

The Clean Power Plan and the funding for a state agency responsible for implementing it are still tying Colorado’s General Assembly in knots. This week, […]...

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April 7, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix

Bill would fine companies dodging healthcare costs

House Democrats Tuesday took another stand against big corporations that try to foist employee health care costs onto taxpayers. But the bill’s proponents and Gov. […]...

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April 7, 2016 Civil Rights, Health, Just In, The Mix

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper says he would have been a good journalist

  Gov. Hickenlooper thinks he would have made a good journalist — but he also thinks journalists are cool, so. Colorado’s Democratic governor, John Hickenlooper, sat for an interview with the […]...

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April 7, 2016 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix, Uncategorized

Joe Salazar: Hickenlooper swallowed ‘fracking fluid Kool Aid’

Democratic State House Rep. Joe Salazar has been waging a 24-hour social media attack against those who back fellow Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper’s support of […]...

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April 1, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix


Truth, Lies and Videotape: Political TV ads in an election year

Feeling bombarded with all of the political ads on TV this time of year? Ready to tune out of campaign season? Don’t get overwhelmed – […]

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What’s up with this messy GOP US Senate primary in Colorado?

  Talk to enough county GOP chairs across Colorado about the U.S. Senate primary, and themes emerge: Darryl Glenn is everywhere, things are quieter than […]

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