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La Petite Academy preschools honored with national health, fitness award

La Petite Academy preschools honored with national health, fitness award

Former First Lady Michelle Obama has been out of the White House for nearly a year, but her legacy of promoting youth fitness and a healthy diet lives on at…

Bipartisan Hickenlooper health plan gives tax-exemption nod to hard-hit rural areas

Bipartisan Hickenlooper health plan gives tax-exemption nod to hard-hit rural areas

Democratic Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Thursday joined seven other governors – two of them Republicans – to push a short-term bipartisan health-insurance plan (pdf) to stabilize the individual and…

Bennet: ‘GOP willing to let people die’ to score political points on health care

Bennet: ‘GOP willing to let people die’ to score political points on health care

As Colorado Republican Sen. Cory Gardner faces tough telephone town-hall questions on his unsuccessful health care votes and U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman, R-Colo., touts bipartisan reform solutions, Colorado Democratic Sen.…

After dust settles, Bennet backed Obamacare, Gardner touted Trumpcare

After dust settles, Bennet backed Obamacare, Gardner touted Trumpcare

After a dramatic early-morning Friday vote that appears to have at least temporarily derailed Republican attempts to gut Obamacare, both Colorado senators were calling for a bipartisan fix to the…

Governor calls on senators to ‘stand up for Colorado’ with health care vote

Governor calls on senators to ‘stand up for Colorado’ with health care vote

With the Senate poised to vote on some sort of health care bill today, starting with a simple motion to proceed that appears to be in trouble, Democratic Colorado Gov.…

Morgan Stanley provides $10,000 grant to Food Bank of the Rockies to expand fresh produce program

Morgan Stanley provides $10,000 grant to Food Bank of the Rockies to expand fresh produce program

DENVER, Colo. – The Food Bank of the Rockies on Monday announced a new grant from the Morgan Stanley Foundation to support the food bank’s fresh produce program. The funds…

Rural areas eyeing massive health insurance price hikes as BCRA stalls in Senate

Rural areas eyeing massive health insurance price hikes as BCRA stalls in Senate

With overall health care reform stuck in the Senate, where a proposed bill has been described as terrible for Colorado and other largely rural states that expanded Medicaid, news came…

Colorado Western Slope congressional race likely to focus on health care costs

Colorado Western Slope congressional race likely to focus on health care costs

State Rep. Diane Mitsch Bush, a Steamboat Springs Democrat, announced last week she’s trying to become the latest challenger to take on seemingly entrenched Republican U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton in…

CSRxP launches campaign in Colorado to hold big pharma accountable for out-of-control drug prices

CSRxP launches campaign in Colorado to hold big pharma accountable for out-of-control drug prices

“My family’s prescription drug costs can sometimes exceed $650 per month – and that’s with good insurance coverage. While we are fortunate enough to afford the cost of the medications,…

Healthy Vision Month highlights critical role of vision care plans

Healthy Vision Month highlights critical role of vision care plans

May is Healthy Vision Month, but most people past the age of 40 – especially those of us who make our livings staring at computer screens — already know the…

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