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1:31pm

Mon February 20, 2012
Politics

Gessler’s Legislative Agenda

Colorado Statesman

State lawmakers are expected to take up a package of election reforms this week proposed by Secretary of State Scott Gessler. It’s just one of more than a dozen pieces of legislation Gessler is hoping to get approved during the session.

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7:24am

Mon February 20, 2012
Health

Two-thirds Of Colorado Doctors Refuse Or Limit Basic Medicare Patients

Dr. Barry Martin of Metro Community Provider Network treats Medicare patient Thelma McCaskell. They are in the Potomac Street Health Clinic in Aurora.
Robert D. Tonsing Colorado Public News

A survey of Colorado primary care doctors found most are reluctant to take a new patient on basic Medicare, the government health insurance for people 65 and over.

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6:00am

Mon February 20, 2012
Commentary

No Family Left Behind

Pius Kamau

Recently President Obama gave Colorado and other states the green light to scrap the No Child Left Behind Law. Passed in 2002 to widespread bipartisan support it made schools accountable for the performance of all students. KUNC commentator Pius Kamau says the intentions of the law were good, but more needs to be done.

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5:00am

Mon February 20, 2012
Politics

Capitol Conversation: TABOR Goes to Court

Creative Commons

A federal judge is weighing whether a lawsuit against the Tax Payers Bill of Rights should move forward. Plaintiffs are suing the state, saying TABOR violates the U.S. constitution because it strips the state legislature of its power to tax. But Colorado is defending TABOR and filed a motion asking the judge to dismiss the lawsuit.

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12:01pm

Sat February 18, 2012
Marc on the Blues

A Conversation With David Booker

www.davidbooker.com

David Booker describes his style as "Americana." It encompasses the blues, classic rock, old time country, jazzy swing, New Orleans style Louisiana R&B even a dash of reggae . . .

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