DENVER, CO–SEPTEMBER 8TH 2009–Morena Ryes, and her daughter, Natalie, 2-years-old, look into the doors of the Denver Drivers License office on W. Mississippi Tuesday morning only to find out that the office was closed due to mandated unpaid furlough days. Many state government offices were closed Tuesday, the first of four closure days over the next few months. On Tuesday, state driver’s license offices, Department of Public Health and Enviroments vital records offices and administrative offices for executive branch offices were closed, with about 15,000 employees on unpaid furlough. THE DENVER POST/ANDY CROSS