Gov. John Hickenlooper opposes the death penalty. But despite rulings against death in two recent capital cases, he isn't planning a formal effort to repeal the punishment.
- Hickenlooper believes Colorado is in a strong position to withstand extreme market fluctuations because of its healthy and diverse economy.Read more
In his regular conversation with Colorado Matters, Gov. Hickenlooper says the state can educate doctors to not over-prescribe dangerously addictive drugs.
Prior to serving on the Court of Appeals, Gabriel was a private practice attorney in Denver and New York City.
- Before joining Hickenlooper's staff, Potter was the executive editor of 5280 Magazine where he wrote an extensive -- and glowing -- profile of the governor.Read more
In his regular conversation with Colorado Matters, the governor talked taxes, a possible veto, and the failed plan to end homelessness in Denver.
The governor will sign bills to help economically distressed counties, studying traffic control and combat water-sucking weeds.
In his regular conversation with Colorado Matters, the governor talked about police reform bills, transparency after school shootings and more.
In a letter to lawmakers, he proposes changes to what qualifies for TABOR rebates, which he says would all the state to spend more on schools, roads.
In his regular interview with Colorado Matters, the governor said, "The nature of this crime... really compels us to want to do something."