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Mike Lee



Mike is an Energywire reporter based in Dallas-Fort Worth who joined E&E News in 2013. He has written extensively about energy regulation and the impact of oil and gas development on communities, including hydraulic fracturing, air and water pollution, traffic problems and landowner disputes. Other areas of expertise include state politics, business news, pipeline safety and water policy. Before joining E&E he was an energy reporter for Bloomberg News and wrote for several newspapers in Texas including the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

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Hickenlooper hints at 2020 in a swing through Texas

DALLAS — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper touted his administration's accomplishments on oil and gas regulations, long-term water planning, and electoral reform as a way forward for a country that he said is often run by people on the fringes.