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Outfront Magazine: Kayvan for Denver Mayor

KAYVAN FOR DENVER: A BOLD NEW FUTURE FOR THE MILE HIGH CITY By EZRA KRONFELD of OUTFRONT MAGAZINE It was the night of April 12th, 2007, and then-mayor, current-governor John Hickenlooper was holding a community forum. Greeting attendees was a man holding a sign posing the question ‘What’s so scary about marijuana?’—with the goal of challenging Hickenlooper’s […]

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Cannabist: Colorado’s Marijuana Crop 5 Years after Amendment 64

Op-ed: Five years after Amendment 64, Colorado’s marijuana crop is getting greener By Nick Johnson, Special To The Cannabist After marijuana’s November 2012 victory at the Colorado ballot box, voters and state officials seemed oblivious to the fact that they had just green-lighted a huge agricultural industry. Five years after Coloradans legalized recreational marijuana with the passage of […]

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Cannabist: Special Interests Threaten Cannabis Industry

Colorado illustrates how special interests and establishment politics threaten cannabis industry Denver Post op-ed by Kayvan Khalatbari and Emmett Reistroffer The 2016 election brought watershed changes to the social and political landscape of America, through the election of a new and highly controversial president, and through an even greater show of widespread demand for ending […]

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CPR: Pot Clubs And Social Consumption in Colorado

Pot Clubs And Social Consumption Might Soon Be The Norm In Colorado BY BEN MARKUS OF COLORADO PUBLIC RADIO A blinking ‘open’ sign hangs on the outside of a shabby building in a dark industrial zone just outside Denver city limits. When the front door opens, smoke billows out. This is iBake, one of the state’s […]

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Culture Magazine: Marijuana Taxes May Help Homeless

Cannabis Tax Money to Help the Homeless by Addison Herron-Wheeler Despite all the major upsides of living in Denver—legal cannabis, beautiful mountain views, snowy slopes and a thriving artistic culture—there is a major issue with homelessness in the city. According to the official 2017-2018 Colorado budget plan that Gov. Hickenlooper proposed, there was a six […]

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My Dining Room Table Ep. 43: Governor John Hickenlooper

And then the Governor up and comes on your podcast! Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper sat down to the dining room table to discuss sketchy 80’s Denver, Kurt Vonnegut and why Peyton Manning is a real class act. Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

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