Older people with disabilities, in long-term care, make up nearly 10 percent of the state’s overall Medicaid population, but they account for more than 40 percent of the costs.
Cuts will impact farmers, air and water, and health care, although, Hickenlooper says, Colorado could benefit from more defense spending.
The AHCA would create a $1 billion annual shortfall in Colorado’s state budget starting in 2020.
Nearly a decade ago, a bipartisan group commissioned by the Colorado legislature gave its take on reducing the number of uninsured residents in the state. Today, one panel member reflects on what's happened since.
Coloradans dialed in to tele-town halls Wednesday with questions for Rep. Scott Tipton, CO-3, Rep. Doug Lamborn, CO-5, and Sen. Cory Gardner.
A helpful primer on key numbers and impact of the Affordable Care Act as it stands right now in Colorado.
Out on Colorado's plains, the Lincoln Community Hospital is the lifeblood of the region — and the only care center in a 75-mile radius.
The governor and legislative leaders from both parties are working on a tax plan to put before voters in November.
Health giant Kaiser Permanente is investing heavily in renewables and other green measures, like energy efficiency and waterwise landscapes. Many Colorado-based companies are following suit.
A full repeal will be difficult. These options are more realistic, according to an expert in the field, but many aren't proven to work.