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JOHN VANDERHOOF at 90.
WATERGATE at 40.
STILL HARD AT WORK: Grand Junction Sentinel pay wall.
GOV. JOHN HICKENLOOPER toured the High Park Fire scene Sunday morning. “This is the fire a lot of folks in Larimer County have always worried about,” he said. “We are throwing everything at it that we can.” Four helicopters and two air tankers dropped water and flame retardant, 250 firefighters and 15 engines worked on the ground. There are no plans for containment at this point as firefighters focus on structure protection and evacuation, Larimer County Sheriff Justin Smith said.
DON’T FORGET TO REGISTER: Independent Ethics Commission executive director Jane Feldman speaks Wednesday to the Colorado Association of Professional Lobbyists. Register here.
IT’S HARD TO RECONCILE educator at center of Colorado cheating scandal.
STATE BILL’S PARENT COMPANY, Circuit Media, has entered the Mission: Small Business grant contest, and it needs your help. Please follow the link to this site, log in using your Facebook account and cast your vote for Circuit Media in Denver, Colorado. Thanks!
TBD SUMMITS OPENED in Durango, Glenwood Springs, Pueblo.
COLORADO VOICES: Is college worth it?
SUBSCRIBERS: State Bill renewal contracts are now available. Lock in this year’s rates! Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
FOCUS ON PHILANTHROPY: Join Law Week Colorado, Hunter + Geist and Special Counsel for a women’s event on June 13 from 5 – 7 p.m. at 910 Arts on Santa Fe. Good conversation, great women, benefiting Underwearness, and did we mention the Chocolate Therapist will be there to instruct on the benefits of chocolate? Register here.
SILLY SEASON: Democrats aim to retake Colorado House.
SILLY SEASON: Max Tyler tools about in ’54 Chevy.
SILLY SEASON: One last hurrah for Mitch Daniels.
SILLY SEASON: Coffman, Miklosi trade insults.
SILLY SEASON: Old dog named young gun.
SILLY SEASON: Looper unhappy campaign manager outed gay son.
SILLY SEASON: Colorado shapes up as key state.
SILLY SEASON: Curry looking to return.
SILLY SEASON: Gun rights, property tax elimination not on ballot.
SILLY SEASON: Will third time be charm for personhood amendment?
SILLY SEASON: Denver Republicans hear spirit of Allen West.
MAN WITH A BIG HEART: Bev Bledsoe.
DENVER POST DOESN’T SEEM ALL THAT UPSET at Division of Wildlife’s sloppy accounting.
WILL SOMEONE PLEASE SEND US Lynn Bartels’ list of unwritten election courtesies?
It would make for interesting reading!
IT’S THE OFFICIAL START OF THE ELECTION SEASON: Celebrate by buying the 700-page (!) Civica Guide To The 2012 Colorado Statehouse Elections, an e-book that’s now on sale ($9.99) at Amazon.com. If you own an iPad, download the free Kindle app, buy the e-book and begin reading it in five minutes or less! The guide will soon be available at Apple iBooks, Barnes and Noble Nook and Google Books. Best thing: Frequent updates planned as we cycle through election season. Read more here.>
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BILL ROUNDUP FOR STATE BILL SUBSCRIBERS, COURTESY OUR VIRTUAL BILL BOX:
* Introduced bills
* Signed bills
* Bills acted upon
* New fiscal notes
* Bill amendments
* New bill versions
* Day’s archived audio
* Day’s archived video
* New lobbyists
* New principals
HICKENLOOPER/GARCIA PUBLIC SCHEDULES:
* Gov. Hickenlooper will attend the Western Governors’ Association Annual Meeting in Cle Elum, Wash. The meeting goes through Tuesday, June 12.
* Lt. Gov. Garcia will participate in The Denver Post Ride the Rockies through Friday, June 15. The 2012 Ride the Rockies route covers 442 miles and 24,937 vertical feet from Gunnison to Fort Collins.
DO YOUR PART to make Colorado more social. Add an item to the legislative social calendar.
NO RALLIES TODAY, but they’ll be setting up for Pridefest at week’s end.
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