Health Care

Gov. John Hickenlooper signs the state budget on Friday (credit: CBS)

Gov. Hickenlooper Signs $25 Billion Colorado Budget

Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper has signed Colorado’s $25 billion budget for next year, which sends more money to schools and refunds to taxpayers because the state is collecting more money than it can keep.

04/24/2015

Sen. Michael Bennet at Corgenix on Tuesday (credit: CBS)

Sen. Bennet Touring Colorado To Help The Health Care Industry

Sen. Michael Bennet is back in Colorado learning about the state’s health industry.

04/07/2015

Health Care Tax Credit

How The Affordable Healthcare Act Affects Tax Filing

Learn how the Affordable Healthcare Act, and whether or not you have insurance, will impact the way you do taxes this year.

03/23/2015

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Colorado Democrats Reject Exchange Bonus Limit

Colorado Democrats have defeated a move to limit bonuses to people working at the health insurance exchange.

02/26/2015

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Audit Rips Colorado Health Exchange Spending

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s health insurance exchange has spent millions more on vendors than what they were initially contracted for, and in some cases made payments without proper documentation, according to a scathing state audit […]

12/08/2014

Nuns from Little Sisters of the Poor outside of court on Monday (credit: CBS)

Religious Nonprofits Challenge Health Law In Denver Federal Court

Faith-based nonprofit organizations that object to covering birth control in their employee health plans were in federal court Monday to challenge a birth-control compromise they say still compels them to violate their religious beliefs.

12/08/2014

A man smoking on the Pearl Street Mall (credit: CBS)

Colorado Insurance Alert Urges Smokers To Quit

Colorado insurance Commissioner Marguerite Salazar is urging people to take advantage of smoking cessation programs at no cost through plans under the country’s new health-care law.

11/20/2014

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Smokers, Tobacco Users Won’t Be Hired By Centura Health

Centura Health will no longer hire smokers or tobacco users starting in January of next year.

11/20/2014

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper at the seminar on Saturday (credit: CBS)

NGA Chair Hickenlooper Welcomes New Governors At Seminar

Newly-elected governors from across the country were in Colorado this weekend learning the ropes.

11/16/2014

Health Care Tax

Health Care Policies For 29,000 Coloradans Canceled in 2014

Health insurance policies for nearly 29,000 Coloradans have been cancelled this year, some because they don’t meet standards under the Affordable Care Act.

10/17/2014

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