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Polis Recall Effort Fails

Sep 6, 2019

Organizers have come up short in their effort to remove Governor Jared Polis from office.

  Standing in front of large plastic tubs full of signed recall petitions at the Capitol Friday, leaders of the recall effort said they failed to get the six hundred and thirty thousand signatures needed to put Polis’ fate on the ballot. Friday was the deadline to turn in those signatures.

COURTESY OF THE OFFICE OF GOV. JOHN HICKENLOOPER

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper recently signed an executive order that requires that Colorado adopt low-emission vehicle standards, following a model set by California. It’s part of your plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions statewide.

Former Republican Congressman Tom Tancredo has added his name to the list of people vying to become Colorado’s next governor.

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is joining forces with an organization started by Aspen Mayor Steve Skadron.

Colorado's 2018 Governor's Race Starting To Shape Up

Apr 8, 2017

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper is term limited and the race to succeed him in 2018 is already underway. Some big names have recently announced their campaigns and much earlier than usual. The moves could impact one of the biggest agenda items still facing lawmakers during this year’s legislative session – transportation funding.

Ed Sealover, a reporter for The Denver Business Journal, and Peter Marcus with ColoradoPolitics.com, spoke to Bente Birkeland about the race.

Michael Johnston announces 2018 bid for Colorado governor

Jan 18, 2017

One of the first contenders for the 2018 gubernatorial race in Colorado has announced his candidacy.