The former Colorado governor hobnobbed with a crowd at a New Hampshire college Thursday.
2020 Presidential Race
The pushback comes as the spotlight has focused so far on the Democrats — mostly senators — who have already entered the 2020 field and have focused on courting liberals.
“I’m interested in running for president,” Hickenlooper said, “Because like you, I agonize, I am over-the-top angry about what’s happened to our country in such a short period of time.”
The former pub owner travels to Iowa this Sunday, where he’ll spend part of the weekend touring a brewery, as well as being the guest of honor at a private party in Des Moines.
John Hickenlooper returned to the business he founded, the Wynkoop brewpub, for his final interview as governor with Colorado Matters.
The outgoing governor's PAC has interviewed dozens of campaign staffers, hired a pollster and enlisted a fundraising team.
Could there be two Coloradans vying to take on President Trump in 2020? Several people who've talked with Bennet say he's considering joining the field.