The Esquire Theater in Denver advertises open jobs in this December 2017 file photo. (Eric Lubbers, The Colorado Sun)

Wages are up. Taxpayer refunds are back. 5 takeaways from Colorado’s fall revenue forecast.

Things are going well enough in Colorado's economy that forecasters are starting to predict risk of slowdowns and even recession by 2020

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After facing U.S. Supreme Court criticism, Colorado’s civil rights division blasted by auditor as slow, not transparent

The Colorado auditor’s office found that the “division is slow to investigate complaints and the commission operates in a manner that is not transparent"

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Colorado’s reinsurance program could fall $50 million short next year, according to health insurer estimates

State wouldn’t be on the hook for cost overruns, but they could cause insurers to raise rates again for 2021