Gov. John Hickenlooper delivered his final State of the State address, Jan. 11, 2018.
Republicans want more money for transportation. Democrats see unmet needs in programs like child healthcare and education.
In an executive branch with more than 30,000 employees, Colorado's governor found 62 sexual harassment complaints over five years.
Hart will fill the seat vacated when former Justice Allison Eid was confirmed to the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in November.
Colorado has notified parents that funding is still in question for CHIP and asked that recipients start exploring other insurance options.
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Mike Lewis "brings an incredible transportation background to CDOT at a time when our state is faced with significant transportation challenges," Hickenlooper said.
In her announcement, Coffman said she was "running to be governor of all four corners of our diverse state."
Allison Eid replaces Neil Gorsuch who is now a U.S. Supreme Court justice. Gov. Hickenlooper will choose Eid's replacement.
Both western governors appeared together at an energy conference at Colorado State University.