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Opinion: Budget cuts create opportunities — child mental health and welfare should advance

Colorado projects a $3.1 billion shortfall this year, and the impact of more than 25% cuts to state spending will be felt across every community in the state. While the Joint Budget Committee is leading us through a necessary process to balance our budgets and stakeholders are pulling out their bullhorns and shifting to defense, […]

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Opinion: The coronavirus exploits vulnerabilities associated with inequality and health disparities

Even for those of us who do not become ill, it is easy to become frustrated by the impact of COVID-19 on our daily lives. Many working parents have become homeschool teachers; stores and restaurants we count on have closed; and certain aisles in the grocery store have become barren wastelands. As frustrating as those […]