State government can lead the way by insisting that all state buildings, whether state-owned or leased, meet the highest standards for energy efficiency. State government should also convert its fleet to alternative fuel and hybrid vehicles as quickly as possible. The Office of Economic Development should also target more of its grant and loan portfolio toward projects that promote renewable energy technologies.
Baker, RobinBuchanan, WadeJones, RichWaterous, Frank
Colorado can restructure its education system for the 21st Century, ensure Colorado families can afford the health care they need, renew the promise of secure pensions and retirement plans and make strategic investments in the jobs and infrastructure that underpin a competitive economy.