Capitol Coverage
9:28 pm
Thu August 7, 2014

Capitol Conversation: Oil & Gas Deals

Bente Birkeland
Bente Birkeland
Credit D. Utterback

Now that Governor John Hickenlooper and Democratic Congressman Jared Polis have reached a deal to avoid an expensive fight at the ballot box over oil and gas drilling, Bente Birkeland takes a look at the next steps. She talks to statehouse reporters about what the deal means politically and the likelihood of a legislative compromise succeeding.