Polis declared the state of the state as solid, strong and successful before he tacked on one of the watchwords of his campaign: “bold.”
Oil and Gas
Virtually every aspect of life in the Centennial State has been transformed in some way over the governor's two terms in charge.
The move comes a month after Colorado voters rejected Proposition 112, which would have increased setbacks to 2,000 feet.
Zinke played a leading part in Trump’s efforts to roll back environmental regulations and promote domestic energy development.
Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission is considering a 1,000-foot drilling setback from school property, including outdoor spaces like sports fields.
Like his boss, Bernhardt's position hasn't come with controversy or conflicts of interest.
Colorado voters put Democrats in full control of the state Capitol. The governor-elect says those voters were also clear about how not to handle transportation and infrastructure needs.
The EPA wants to roll back a 2016 Obama-era rule that required energy companies to step up detection and elimination of methane leaks.
County officials had been concerned that there would have been an influx of permits if the ballot measure had passed.
Even with a newly-minted trifecta control of the levers of government, Democrats will face roadblocks.