The state’s leaders presented their ideas about teen vaping, mental health parity, a public option, teacher bonuses and student debt at an event hosted by The Colorado Sun, CBS4 and the University of Denver
Could a new nicotine tax pay for free preschool in Colorado? Advocates want to ask voters in November.By Ann Schimke News Primary category in which blog post is published
If Congress doesn’t raise the tobacco-purchasing age to 21, Colorado lawmakers next year will try toBy Jesse Paul Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Colorado has the highest teen vaping rate in the country. Why hasn’t it seen more cases of lung illness?
The state Health Department has a team of epidemiologists hunting for answers -- and overlooked cases
Colorado’s attorney general will investigate whether Juul marketed to kids, misled on smoking cessation
The probe comes amid policy and public-awareness pushes in Colorado around teen vaping. But Gov. Jared Polis isn’t on board with at least one of the plans -- banning flavored e-cigarettes
Opinion: Placing vape devices under Clean Indoor Air Act will help public health. But more must be done.Opinion
Opinion: Polis touted e-cigs as helpful. Now he backs bad policy that would put 62% tax on nicotine in vape fuelOpinion
Big tobacco is fighting Colorado’s nicotine tax bill with powerful lobbyists and a social media campaign
A company tied to cigarette-maker Philip Morris and popular vape brand Juul has spent thousands on social media ads against the tax hike. It’s also hired lobbyists from the high-powered Denver firm of Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
Colorado is set to ban vaping where smoking is already prohibited, following more than a dozen other states
House Bill 1076 cleared its first committee on Wednesday with support from the medical community and restaurants
Some Colorado towns got fed up waiting for the state to crack down on youth sales. They're not waiting for history to repeat itself.