On Tuesday, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper drinks water straight from the Animas River in Durango, Colo., to get an update about the blowout from Gold King Mine. The water was treated with an iodine tablet before he drank it, to kill any giardia.
On Tuesday, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper drinks water straight from the Animas River in Durango, Colo., to get an update about the blowout from Gold King Mine. The water was treated with an iodine tablet before he drank it, to kill any giardia. SHAUN STANLEY The Associated Press
On Tuesday, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper drinks water straight from the Animas River in Durango, Colo., to get an update about the blowout from Gold King Mine. The water was treated with an iodine tablet before he drank it, to kill any giardia. SHAUN STANLEY The Associated Press

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