Democratic candidate for Governor John Hickenlooper outlined his goals and ideas to help turn around the state’s education system yesterday. He acknowledges the need for more money to improve student testing, and reward the best teachers and principals, but says now is not the time to ask voters for a tax increase. Bente Birkeland has more from the state capitol.

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