A worker at a coronavirus drive-up testing site in Montrose. (Handout)

The coronavirus downturn has triggered a jump in Medicaid enrollment across the U.S., including Colorado

Colorado saw a 2% hike in Medicaid enrollment

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On first day of special legislative session, Colorado lawmakers are exposed to staffer with coronavirus

A Republican staffer in the Colorado House was on the chamber’s floor Monday morning despite testing positive for COVID-19 last week, Democrats say

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“5-star” exemption program pioneered in Mesa County opens to other places under red-level restrictions

Data from Mesa County’s pilot will determine if variances can be extended elsewhere. It will take a decline in hospitalizations and positivity rates.

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Supreme Court seems skeptical of Trump’s plan to exclude noncitizens from the census

No president has tried to do what Trump outlined in a memo in July: remove millions of noncitizens from the once-a-decade head count of the U.S. population.