President Barack Obama views fire damage with firefighters and elected officials in Colorado Springs, Colo., June 29, 2012.
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About 8,000 temporary firefighters and their families now have access to federal health insurance. That’s thanks to a move from the Obama Administration that immediately extends eligibility for the group to Federal Employee Health Benefits (FEHB) program.
Seal of the United States Patent and Trademark Office
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Denver has been selected as the home of a new U.S. Patent and Trademark office. David Kappos, the Under Secretary for Intellectual Property says the additional locations will help the reduce backlog of patents waiting for approval.