In Colorado Matters' regular discussion with the governor, he addresses proposed ballot initiatives on oil and gas drilling, and much more.
Commissioners say the Governor did nothing wrong in his preparations for the Democratic Governors Association conference last summer.
Gov. John Hickenlooper says he won't oppose the Attorney General's decision to defend Colorado's marriage ban in court.
In our regular conversation with Gov. John Hickenlooper, he addresses whether he feels the attorney general should go to court to enforce the state's constitutional ban on gay marriage. He also talks about flood recovery, the minimum wage and what marijuana sales tax revenue should be spent on.
Gov. John Hickenlooper says he doesn't believe legalization has significantly increased the number of marijuana users in Colorado.
Retail marijuana tax revenue could fund substance abuse treatment and programs to keep kids away from the drug.
The EPA has proposed caps on emissions for new power plants. Officials in northeast Colorado asked the Governor to oppose them.
Republicans failed this week in their latest attempt to repeal expanded gun background checks but the governor says he would support a subtle change to the law.
Gov. John Hickenlooper has asked for such a campaign and says the state has one in the works. Meanwhile, teachers are asking for more drug counselors.