Tuesday, June 24, 2008


Tuesday, June 24, 2008
10:30 a.m.                   Gov. Ritter, Insurance Commissioner Marcy Morrison and Kaiser Permanente Colorado President Donna Lynne will announce an agreement under which Kaiser will provide substantial financial relief, insurance premium credits, enhanced benefits and expanded assistance to Colorado consumers and businesses. The state and Kaiser Permanente reached the agreement, the first of its kind in Colorado, after more than a year of work.
Location:        Governor's Office, State Capitol.
Wednesday, June 25, 2008
6:10 & 7:30 a.m.        Gov. Ritter will take part in Bike to Work Day events on Wednesday morning. He will greet riders and be available for media interviews at the Bicycle Village store at 2802 S. Havana at 6:10 a.m., and then take part in the major Bike to Work Day celebration at 7:30 a.m. at Civic Center park's Greek Amphitheater in downtown Denver.
                                    Location:        Bicycle Village, 2802 S. Havana (6:10 a.m.)
Civic Center park, Greek Theater, (7:30 a.m.)
3 p.m.                          Gov. Ritter will present the final efficiency and cost-saving recommendations from the first year of his Government Efficiency and Management (GEM) Performance Review. Initial recommendations were issued in October, identifying $145 million in cost savings, customer-service efficiencies and other benefits.
                                    Location:        West Foyer, State Capitol.