AP: Hickenlooper to Run for Colorado Governor

The AP is reporting Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper will run for Governor of Colorado. An announcement is expected at 4:15 pm this afternoon at the state capitol.

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    The Governlooper! (none / 0) (#1)
    by MileHi Hawkeye on Tue Jan 12, 2010 at 02:06:17 PM EST

    Jeralyn - OT, but I think I heard on NPR (none / 0) (#2)
    by sarcastic unnamed one on Tue Jan 12, 2010 at 02:09:06 PM EST
    this AM that the Supremes are hearing a case today involving undefined (or some such) prison sentences for sex offenders.

    When I heard it I thought immediately of TL!

    Sounds good (none / 0) (#3)
    by andgarden on Tue Jan 12, 2010 at 02:16:07 PM EST
    He seems like the best shot at holding the seat.

    The race for Mayor... (none / 0) (#4)
    by MileHi Hawkeye on Tue Jan 12, 2010 at 02:32:15 PM EST
    ...is wide-open, you should throw your hat into the ring, J!  

    Or your hat sir... (none / 0) (#5)
    by kdog on Tue Jan 12, 2010 at 02:41:31 PM EST
    Denver would be lucky to have either one of you on the city payroll...sh*t I might move to live under Mayor Merritt or Mayor Hawkeye...sun god help Denver:)

    Sun God's help... (none / 0) (#6)
    by kdog on Tue Jan 12, 2010 at 02:42:29 PM EST
    required if I move there...not if one of you fine folks were elected...to be clear:)

    I was thinking... (none / 0) (#7)
    by MileHi Hawkeye on Tue Jan 12, 2010 at 02:51:56 PM EST
    ...you might like living here.  Good people, beautiful scenery...

    Colorado (none / 0) (#8)
    by DancingOpossum on Wed Jan 13, 2010 at 12:07:24 PM EST
    I'll be there in just a few days. Beautiful place, but too cold for me and too much driving required.