Salazar Ag Commissioner

On January 5th, too, Governor Hickenlooper announced former U.S. Representative John Salazar as Colorado’s Agriculture Commissioner. A sixth-generation farmer and rancher, Salazar served three terms representing Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District and was a member of the House Agriculture Committee. Salazar has committed to four years in the Hickenlooper administration. “I’ve always had an interest in, and have always been involved with, agriculture. I think I am well qualified for the position,” he said.