Author:

Megan Schrader

State Government Reporter

John Hickenlooper, the governor, appointed a state commission to consider Native American mascots after the Legislature failed to pass a bill last year to require tribal approval for public schools to keep using Native American mascots. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
GOP 2016 Convention
Darryl Glenn, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate from Colorado, speaks during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Monday, July 18, 2016. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
GOP Unity Tour
2016 Republican Senate Candidate Darryl Glenn laughs during the Colorado Springs stop of the GOP Unity Tour at the El Paso County Republican Headquarters on Saturday, July 9, 2016. Photo by Ryan Jones, The Gazette.
GOP 2016 Convention
Delegates react as some delegates call for a roll call vote on the adoption of the rules during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Monday, July 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
Colorado U.S. Senate candidate Darryl Glenn will be speaking at the Republican National Convention on Monday.
Colorado Springs VA clinic
The Department of Veterans Affairs is working to offer its patients same-day care at each of its medical centers by year's end, including the VA Outpatient Clinic at 3141 Centennial Blvd. in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Campaign 2016 Clinton Sanders
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton smiles as she arrives on stage with Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., Tuesday, July 12, 2016, in Portsmouth, N.H. Sanders announced his endorsement for Clinton. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)
Sen. Michael Bennet (left) and Darryl Glenn (right)
Darryl Glenn