Colorado voters also approved a measure that will raise the state's minimum wage, and Denver metro voters gave another thumbs up to the SCFD cultural tax.
One of Colorado’s most high-profile election battles is over ColoradoCare. Amendment 69 is also one of the most expensive ballot fights.
Bernie Sanders made his third campaign stop in support of both Hillary Clinton and ColoradoCare. He wasn't alone in making political appearances in the Centennial State.
Amendment 69 on the ballot would make Colorado the first state in the country to have taxpayer-funded universal healthcare.
- The board of the largest physicians organization in Colorado also voted to stay neutral on Medical Aid In Dying, or Proposition 106.Read more
The Colorado Medical Society is set to declare its position on a proposed constitutional amendment for universal health care in the state.
ColoradoCare would be a cooperative run by it’s members. Its projected budget the first year is 40 percent bigger than the state budget.
- "If that proposal can win in Colorado, I believe that idea will spread around the country," Sanders said.Read more
- Dueling press conferences serv as ample evidence of the deep divide over how to achieve universal health care coverage in Colorado.Read more