It costs about the same amount of money for a year at Harvard as it does to treat an autistic child. Last summer, a new Colorado law took effect that shifts that high cost from parents to health insurers. Colorado Public News checks in on what it’s meant for one Aurora family.
Now that the state legislature has failed to redraw new congressional lines, it’ll be up to a judge to pick a congressional map for Colorado to help determine future members of Congress. Republicans and Democrats have filed lawsuits in Denver District Court and expect the process to move fairly quickly.
Vice President Joe Biden spoke at the National Renewable Energy Lab in Golden Friday.
The 2012 presidential campaign season has unofficially begun in Colorado. Vice President Joe Biden headlined the first major Colorado fundraiser for President Barack Obama in the Denver area Friday, where he also touted federal investments in clean energy research at the National Renewable Energy Lab.
"The one thing that has been missing of late, until President Obama came along, is that science is back in America," Biden said in a speech at NREL.