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Colorado Springs businessman Robert Blaha
DENVER, CO - MARCH 23: Newly nominated Colorado Lieutenant Governor Donna Lynne was introduced by Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, background left, at the Colorado State Capitol in Denver on Wednesday, March 23, 2016. Lynne, if confirmed will replace Joe Garcia. (Photo by Cyrus McCrimmon/ The Denver Post)
Mine Waste Spill
FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2015 file photo, water flows through a series of retention ponds built to contain and filter out heavy metals and chemicals from the Gold King mine chemical accident, in the spillway about 1/4 mile downstream from the mine, outside Silverton, Colo. Researchers who studied a river in Colorado after a massive mine spill say runoff from fall storms kicked up the levels of some contaminants in the water but not others. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)
Lila Blees, 8, holds up a chicken during the final day of a 5 day camp which educates children about life at Venetucci Farms Friday, July 24, 2014. The children become responsible for harvesting produce, feeding chickens, harvesting eggs and caring for goats as well as other livestock. Photo by Julia Moss, The Gazette
The Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region's Pawtoberfest festival and 5K fun run/walk took place Saturday, September 20, 2014 in Bear Creek Park. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
Patricia C. Mulkey (left) and other protesters showed up at the Municipal Court building on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, to support protesters who were going to the court for being cited under the city's new Pedestrian Access Act. (photo by Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
Gov. John Hickenlooper signed the state's $25.8 billion budget Tuesday afternoon.