Governor Bill Ritter delivered his final state of the state address in front of a joint session of the
legislature on Thursday, with about 30 members of his extended family cheering him on. He touted
his administration’s accomplishments and pledged to get the state’s economy back on solid ground.
Bente Birkeland reports [...]
Lawmakers kicked off the state’s annual 120 day legislative session on Wednesday. The day
included speeches, family photos, and a few fresh faces new to the legislature. Bente
Birkeland reports from the state house.
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Denver mayor John Hickenlooper has entered the race to become Colorado’s next Governor. The
Democrat is filling the void left in the wake of Governor Bill Ritter’s decision not to seek a second
term. Bente Birkeland reports from the state capitol.
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The state’s legislative session convenes on Jan 13th, and we also return to our capitol conversation
series with state house correspondent Bente Birkeland. She takes an in depth look at the
issues of the day with fellow state house reporters. Today they’re talking medical marijuana.
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