Mike Johnston for Colorado

Mike Johnston grew up in Colorado and knows our newest challenges can be met with our oldest values. Values that created a sense of community where we believed in a common destiny, belonged to something larger than our own lives, and built a future of our own choosing. As governor, he'll help bridge the divides in our state to build an economy with a good job for every Coloradan, create affordable housing and less traffic, and provide access to an excellent education for every child.

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If you’re looking for someone who will make a difference, be committed, be passionate, stride through anything, never give up and help others before himself, Mike Johnston is the perfect candidate.

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March 23, 2017

Statement from Mike Johnston on Ken Salazar’s decision

For Immediate Release Contact: media@mikejohnstonforcolorado.com March 23, 2017 (Denver) –  Ken Salazar has dedicated his life to protecting Colorado’s land, water and people. We will need his counsel, creativity, and courage to…

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March 17, 2017

Gobernadores deben intervenir en el debate migratorio (Governors should intervene in the immigration debate)

EL COMERCIO DE COLORADO “Mike Johnston culminated his second term as a senator to the Colorado Assembly in January 2017. He immediately started off with his new project. This young and experienced politician wants to become the Democrat…

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February 16, 2017

Walk In Another Family’s Shoes

How many of us woke up this morning and made a plan with our kids for who would pick them up in case we got detained and deported before 3PM carpool? How many of us are skipping our daughter’s parent…

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February 6, 2017

Colorado Stories: Mustafa Mobarez

Mustafa moved to Colorado during middle school after living in Taliban-controlled territories in Pakistan and Afghanistan. Knowing little about his new home, he quickly learned English and excelled at DSST Green Valley Ranch High School. While in school,…

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February 5, 2017

Colorado Stories: Deserai and Jason Crow

Since launching his campaign, Mike has traveled across Colorado staying with families to learn more about the issues that matter most to Coloradans. Meet Deserai and Jason Crow. Deserai, an Associate Professor at the University of…

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January 30, 2017

Mike Johnston’s Statement on Betsy DeVos’ Nomination

Denver (January 30, 2017) — Following President Trump’s nomination of Betsy Devos as Secretary of Education, Mike Johnston issued the following statement: I’ve spent time both as a teacher and a principal in high-risk schools, doing…

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January 19, 2017

Johnston’s Statewide Campaign Kick-off Tour Continues Today in Grand Junction, Vail

Grand Junction (January 19, 2017) – Mike Johnston is spending the morning in Grand Junction before concluding his statewide kick-off tour by returning home to Eagle County. Since announcing his campaign for governor Tuesday in Denver,…

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