On the 2016 ballot: Amendment 69 would create a first-in-the-nation statewide tax-funded universal health plan called ColoradoCare.
Ballot Measures 2016
On the 2016 ballot: Amendment 72 would more than triple the tax on a pack of cigarettes, from $0.84 a pack to $2.59. Taxes on other tobacco products would also rise.
Will voters sharply raise the state’s tobacco tax? The money involved is more than just the $1.75 that would be added to a pack of smokes.
CPR has been asking what a higher minimum wage mean for the state’s residents and businesses. We heard previously from employers.
Amendment 69 on the ballot would make Colorado the first state in the country to have taxpayer-funded universal healthcare.
Matt Larson, who suffered from a malignant brain tumor, wants the option to end his life. Critics say it would destroy the patient-physician relationship.
Amendment 71, a statewide measure looking to make it harder for citizen-initiated ballot issues to amend the constitution, is now getting attention from both sides of the oil and gas debate.
Should Colorado raise its minimum wage? Tell us your thoughts. Just text the word Hello to 720-358-4029.
Coloradans will vote in November on whether to raise the minimum wage. We asked employers how they'd be affected. We'll have worker' views soon.