With the state legislature back in session, we're speaking with the most powerful people under the Gold Dome. Today: the governor. Ahead of his State of the State speech Wednesday, he lays out his priorities this session. And we hold him accountable for promises he made in the last session. Also, after a revolution, what comes next? That's the subject of a new, dark comic book from a Denver restaurant owner. Also, we hear some new jokes for a new year.
Governor John Hickenlooper
- Hickenlooper asked the Supreme Court on Nov. 4 to issue a rule saying Coffman cannot sue the U.S. government without his permission.Read more
Gov. John Hickenlooper criticized the move, saying Colorado "can achieve the clean air goals set by the EPA," and that the lawsuit "will create uncertainty."
As a sentencing approaches in the James Holmes case, a panel of Coloradans have changed their views about the death penalty.
We covered Colorado kids living in poverty, Republicans opposing funding for some contraceptives, income inequality, "The Queen of Pain" and more.
Photos: Lumineers, Nathaniel Rateliff, String Cheese Incident headline Hickenlooper's inaugural party
The Colorado Up! Inaugural Concert at the Ogden Theater on Jan. 13, 2015, featuring Governor John Hickenlooper, The Lumineers, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, String Cheese Incident and more.
The following is the complete transcript of a conversation between Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and Colorado Matters host Ryan Warner that aired on May 28, 2014.