DENVER — Friday, July 28, 2017 — Gov. Hickenlooper today shared the following statement on the U.S. Senate’s rejection of the “Skinny Repeal” health care bill.
“We are encouraged that the Senate has rejected efforts that would have raised health care costs, limited health care coverage, and hurt hundreds of thousands of Coloradans. It’s time to roll up our sleeves and deliver specific plans that will improve our health insurance system by lowering costs and providing stability for the marketplace. As governors, we are on the front lines of this debate. We must move forward in a transparent, collaborative, bipartisan manner to address problems we can all agree need fixing."
DENVER — Wednesday, July 26, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Colorado Aeronautical Board, Financial Services Board, Fire Service Training and Certification Advisory Board, Colorado Historical Records Advisory Board and Colorado Limited Gaming Control Commission.
The Colorado Aeronautical Board assesses the state’s aviation needs and makes recommendations to the Director of the Division of Aeronautics within the Department of Transportation.
For a term expiring Dec. 19, 2018:
Stephen Douglas Ducoff of Colorado Springs, to serve as a member from the eastern slope and who represents local governments which operate airports, and occasioned by the resignation of William L. Thompson of Colorado Springs, appointed.
DENVER — Wednesday, July 26, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today joined a bipartisan group of 9 other governors in sending a letter to Senate leadership voicing their concerns with the health care bill currently under review by the U.S. Senate.