Joe Garcia

2:33pm

Tue May 22, 2012
Education

Colorado Expands In-State Tuition Reciprocity Agreement with New Mexico

José Garcia (left) a cabinet secretary from the New Mexico Department of Higher Education, along with Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia (right) sign the New Mexico –Colorado Tuition Reciprocity Agreement.
Grace Hood

Up to 500 Coloradans can now attend New Mexico universities and pay in-state tuition. That’s thanks to a reciprocity agreement signed by Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia today on the Colorado State University campus in Fort Collins.

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3:00pm

Tue January 24, 2012
Education

Lt. Gov. Garcia Discusses Literacy, Early Education Challenges in Greeley

Grace Hood

Lieutenant Governor Joe Garcia spent the day in Greeley gathering feedback for an upcoming plan to improve early childhood literacy. Among the topics of discussion at a University of Northern Colorado event were possible partnerships between local K-12 schools and higher education.

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3:21pm

Mon January 9, 2012
Politics

Ernest House Jr. Appointed Commission of Indian Affairs Head

Tribal Chairs of the Colorado Commission of Indian Affairs. Colorado Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia and new Indian Affairs Head Earnest House Jr. (third and fourth from left) listen to Tribal Chair Gary Hayes of the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

The appointment of a new head of the Colorado Commission of Indian Affairs was  ratified Monday morning at the first meeting of the commission in the new year.  The approval of the appointment brings an end to earlier controversy.

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4:51pm

Wed November 16, 2011
Politics

Lt. Governor, Indian Affairs Commission Defend Carole Harvey Firing

www.colorado.gov Colorado Commission on Indian Affairs

Lieutenant Governor Joe Garcia is defending his decision to fire the executive secretary of the Colorado Commission of Indian Affairs, a move that’s angered some activists in Indian country.

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5:00am

Tue November 8, 2011
Education

Literacy Listening Tour Swings Through Fort Collins

Mile High United Way President and CEO Christine Benero and Lieutenant Governor Joe Garcia.
Grace Hood

Lieutenant Governor Joe Garcia brought his literacy listening tour to Northern Colorado and Fort Collins yesterday.

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