Gov. Ritter will be in Philadelphia and Washington, D.C., today and Wednesday morning for meetings with President-elect Obama, his transition team, the National Governors Association and the Democratic Governors Association. Gov. Ritter will be providing input on economic recovery and stimulus plans, including proposals for transportation and energy infrastructure funding to help states likeColoradocreate new jobs, grow their economies and address infrastructure needs.
12:30 p.m. Lt. Gov. O'Brien will deliver remarks to Colorado Counties Inc. during its 2008 Winter Meeting, focusing on the economic impact of early childhood development in communities, counties and the state.Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel (formerly the Sheraton) 2866 S. Circle Drive,Colorado Springs.