DENVER — Tuesday, June 5, 2018 — Coloradans starting a new business now have a simplified, more efficient way to register a business and obtain state licenses and registrations.
Gov. Hickenlooper’s statement regarding the Supreme Court’s decision on Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission
DENVER — Monday, June 4, 2018 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today released this statement in response to the Supreme Court’s decision regarding Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission.
Gov. Hickenlooper signs letter with 13 governors urging Trump Administration to halt domestic gag rule
DENVER — Thursday, May 31, 2018 — Gov. John Hickenlooper and governors from 13 other states today signed a letter urging the Trump Administration to reconsider imposing sweeping changes to Title X funding and undermining women’s health care.
Gov. Hickenlooper appoints Dan Baer as new executive director of Colorado’s Department of Higher Education
DENVER — Tuesday, May 15, 2018 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today appointed Dan Baer as the next executive director of the Colorado Department of Higher Education.
DENVER — Monday, May 14, 2018 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced a comprehensive review of Colorado’s juvenile justice system. The Governor was joined by Sen. Bob Gardner (R), Rep. Pete Lee (D), and Justice Brian Boatright of the Colorado Supreme Court in the effort to ensure that youth who find themselves in corrections at an early age can have a second chance to build successful futures. The task force furthers our efforts to keep youth out of the criminal justice system, bolster Two-Generation approaches, and get the best outcomes for Colorado youth.
DENVER — Thursday, May 03, 2018 — Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne , who also serves as the Chair of Colorado’s Commission on Indian Affairs, issued the following statement concerning the treatment of two teens while on a campus tour at Colorado State University.
Colorado joins lawsuit to block Trump Administration from demanding citizenship information in 2020 Census
DENVER — Tuesday, May 1, 2018 — The State of Colorado is now part of a bipartisan coalition of 18 states plus the District of Columbia, nine cities, four counties, and the U.S. Conference of Mayors. The coalition has filed an amended lawsuit to block the Trump Administration from demanding citizenship information in the 2020 decennial Census, adding new co-plaintiffs and bolstering the arguments in their complaint.
DENVER — Wednesday, April 25, 2018 — Today Gov. Hickenlooper along with the Denver Post Community Foundation, announced Kiowa, Bennett, and Limon as the host communities for this year’s Pedal The Plains bike ride.
DENVER — Thursday, April 19, 2018 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today that Executive Director Kim Hunter Reed, Ph.D., is leaving the Colorado Department of Higher Education (DHE). Reed will stay on as executive director through mid-June. She is returning to her home state of Louisiana to be the Commissioner of Higher Education.
DENVER — Tuesday, April 10, 2018 — Gov. John Hickenlooper and Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne today kicked off One Book 4 Colorado 2018, announcing Groovy Joe’s Dance Party Countdown by Eric Litwin as this year’s book selection. From April 9-20, events and book giveaways are scheduled at public and military libraries, Denver Preschool Program preschools, and other venues across the state.