Colorado's Joint Budget Committee approved emergency spending, as did Congress, but a long-term solution is still needed.
Gov. John Hickenlooper said $9.6 million would serve as a "one-time only bandaid" to keep the vital program going until February.
Congress failed to reauthorize CHIP before the program expired in September. Colorado is among the first states expected to deplete its remaining funds.
The Trump administration's efforts to undermine the Affordable Care Act won't affect open enrollment in Colorado the same way as in other states.
"Usually, they want a blank canvas," Chavez said of taggers. "Something's happening. It's a new thing."
Republican-sponsored Senate Bill 3 would get rid of Connect for Care Colorado and send customers to the federal exchange, which has an uncertain future.
Single-payer health care has been a dream of progressives for decades. Why do so many of them oppose ColoradoCare?
The 311 data that the city keeps is my favorite data set I've ever encountered. It's simultaneously incredibly messy and incredibly human.
The city used a power washer to remove the names of the 49 victims from the Pearl Street Mall.