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Partisan Divide Evident Over Colorado Birth Control Program

DENVER (AP) — Colorado Democrats and Republicans are headed toward a clash over state funding for teenage access to long-acting reversible contraception such as intrauterine devices. 119 more words

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Study: Hickenlooper Backers Top 2014 Campaign Donors

DENVER (AP) – Two groups that supported the re-election of Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper were the biggest donors to players in last year’s state-level elections, according to a new analysis of campaign finance data by the Center for Public Integrity. 260 more words

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Reception at the Governor's Mansion

These were from my trip out to Colorado. These were taken from around the Governor’s mansion as the Inaugural Reception was getting under way.

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Mark Masselli

Mark Masselli

Interior Still Plans To Decide On Protection For Sage Grouse

DENVER (AP) – Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has reiterated the federal government will decide whether the greater sage grouse should get protected status despite legislation attempting to block such a listing. 124 more words

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Governor's Reception

I was going through my pictures from my trip to Colorado and I came across a few I didn’t post. These were from John’s Inaugural Reception.

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Mark Masselli

Mark Masselli

Installment No. 180: Economics

When “recreational” marijuana was deemed legal in the State of Colorado, despite being illegal elsewhere, Democrat and Governor of the State of Colorado John Hickenlooper projected the state would generate nearly $100 million in revenue from the taxes. 37 more words

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Colorado Governor Reveals He Opposes State's Legalization of Marijuana

Governor John Hickenlooper has revealed he opposed his state’s decision to legalize marijuana in 2012, telling CNBC “If I could have waved a wand the day after the election, I would have reversed it.”  Hickenlooper, a Democrat, said “it was a bad idea” and that Colorado wouldn’t know the true consequences of the legalization for several years. 62 more words

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