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101 women Hickenlooper could appoint as lieutenant governor

Last week The Colorado Independent reported that a group of Coloradans were asking Gov. John Hickenlooper to replace Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia with a woman...

Transparency? Not so much in Hancock’s appointment of new sheriff.

Michael Hancock had hoped that finding a new sheriff would cure what ails Denver’s violence-plagued, scandal-ridden and otherwise dysfunctional sheriff’s department. But, for the second...

Udall named to Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

Colorado's senior U.S. senator, Democrat Mark Udall, was named today to the Senate’s Select Committee on Intelligence, which oversees all of the federal agencies that gather intelligence information on national security issues. Udall now serves on four committees: Armed Services, Energy and Natural Resources and the Special Committee on Aging.

CDPHE head Martin takes over for Sherman as natural resources director

Gov. Bill Ritter Monday announced Jim Martin, head of the Department of Public Health and Environment, will take over for Harris Sherman as executive...
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