Affordable Care Act

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Colorado’s proposed first-in-the-nation health insurance program just got a big rewrite. Here’s what changed.

Colorado hospitals say they want to see lower insurance premiums, even if it means they must foot the bill

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Colorado lawmakers are backing big health care system changes. But the Trump administration may get the final say

Even if Colorado lawmakers pass bills to address high insurance and prescription drug costs, the plans still need approval from the federal government

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Colorado lawmakers nixed an experiment to allow people to buy into state employees’ health coverage. Here’s why

The inability to make the proposed pilot program work could impact Colorado’s plan to create a health insurance “public option”

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Can Colorado fix high health insurance premiums by forcing hospitals to charge some people less?

Colorado could become the first state in the country to try this particular method of reducing health insurance costs for those who buy their own coverage

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Colorado joins lawsuit against Trump administration’s effort to increase Obamacare birth-control exemptions

The legal action was one that Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser, a Democrat, promised in January to join

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Here’s how Colorado insurance regulators quietly undermined a Trump administration rule on health coverage

The change -- taking aim at a rule seen as weakening the Affordable Care Act -- makes it less likely that short-term health plans will gain popularity in the state

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Colorado’s new attorney general plans legal action against Trump administration over health care, citizenship question

Phil Weiser says “there is going to be an ongoing opportunity for us to join a range of lawsuits that are protecting our Colorado way of life (and) our population and standing up for the rule of law.”

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What is Medicare-X, Michael Bennet’s big idea to fix the American health insurance market?

Michael Bennet sees the plan as more likely to succeed than Democrats’ proposals for single-payer health care