tv Road to the White House 2020 John Hickenlooper for President Announcement CSPAN March 4, 2019 11:51am-11:54am EST
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i promise colorado families that we would rebuild our community better. just offering thoughts and prayers would never be sufficient. i'm ron hickenlooper, crisis, i stood up for my fair share of bullying, standing is what matters, in my 30's i worked and got layed off in tough economy. you look and you see a different person. one day i got a library book on how the write a business plan and that's where i got -- >> good to see you. never look back.
at the age of 50 i was elected mayor and transformed to national model. we lifted our world economy. number one economy in america. we brought oil and gas companies. then we beat the nra by enacting universal background checks. i'm running for president because we need to get things done. join me and we will replace the damage done to our country