Governor's Visit

On August 25, 2017, Governor John Hickenlooper met with the Southern Ute Indian Tribe and the Ute Mountain Ute Indian Tribe in Ignacio for the second annual Governor's Ute Summit.

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On May 30, 2014, Governor John Hickenlooper visited the outhern Ute Indian Tribal Reservation to sign HB14-1080, a bill that clarifies certain state tax laws affecting tribal members. This is the first time that a sitting Colorado Governor has signed legislation on Tribal land affecting the Ute Tribes located in Colorado.

Hickenlooper signing HB14-1080Hickenlooper visiting Southern Ute Indian Tribal Reservation
Hickenlooper with Southern Ute Tribe MembersHickenlooper shooting an arrow
Hickenlooper with Southern Ute Tribe membersHickenlooper with Southern Ute Tribe members