Deputy Attorney General Christopher Beall responds to questions during the state Securities Board special meeting on August 30, 2019. Beall represented the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies. (Tamara Chuang, The Colorado Sun.

Colorado Securities Board will seek its own counsel to investigate quick hiring of new securities commissioner

The Colorado Attorney General’s office says DORA didn’t have to post the job opening since Chris Myklebust previously served in different, but similar roles -- a common hiring process among state agencies

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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