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Initiative Comes To Colorado To Help Small Businesses Grow

DENVER (CBS4)- Gov. John Hickenlooper and Senator Michael Bennet teamed up to welcome an initiative that will help encourage more small business development in Colorado. 89 more words


Gov. Hickenlooper Defends Colorado's Pot Industry Against Gov. Christie Remarks

DENVER (CBS4)- The governor of Colorado is defending his state’s pot industry against comments made by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

Christie made the comments during an interview on the radio station NJ105. 361 more words


Poll: Hickenlooper Has Comfortable Lead Over Challengers

DENVER (AP) — A new poll suggests that Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper has a comfortable lead over his potential Republican challengers, backed by support from women and unaffiliated voters. 320 more words


Hickenlooper Signs Bill Increasing Budget Reserves

DENVER (AP) – Colorado’s rainy day fund will grow again with a bill signed into law by Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper.

The legislation increases the state’s general fund reserves from 5 percent to 6.5 percent to $576.4 million. 167 more words


Beauprez Rounds Out GOP Governor Primary

DENVER (AP) – Former U.S. Rep. Bob Beauprez has been certified to Republican primary ballots for governor.

The certification Wednesday of Beauprez’s petitions to make ballots settles the Republican field at four. 169 more words


Colorado Budget Finalized, Heads To Hickenlooper

DENVER (AP) – Colorado lawmakers on Tuesday approved a $23 billion budget, sending to the governor a spending plan for next year that pours more money into public education and funds an aerial firefighting fleet. 535 more words


Spend Or Save? Pot Tax Debate Far From Settled

DENVER (AP) – Colorado’s legal pot industry may be booming, but state lawmakers aren’t sure how to spend the windfall.

A legislative budget committee decided not to vote Monday on a $54 million plan from Democratic Gov. 508 more words