Colorado Voters

7 Things Colorado Voters Should Know This Year

Colorado voters have some big decisions to make, but don't worry! Keep these seven things in mind as you're filling out your 2018 ballot.

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Colorado’s Commitment to Older Adults

A new state-supported initiative offers an important tool to spur local innovation and mobilize resources to create livable communities for Coloradans of all ages.

Fix Our Damn Roads is a dead end

‘Fix Our Damn Roads’ Will Crush Our Damn Budget 

No matter how clever its name may be, "Fix Our Damn Roads" only threatens to blow up our economic position and put our state in a fiscal hole. 

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The Bell Presents at the Biden Challenge

When opening the conference, Vice President Biden said, “We urgently need to address the lack of growth in the middle class.”

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Amendment 74 is Wrong for Colorado

Voting no on Amendment 74 is the only logical response given the evidence in front of us.

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2018 Colorado Ballot Guide: #VoteSmart With Bell Analysis & Recommendations

This November, Coloradans have some big decisions to make and the ballot will be extensive; that's why we're proud to share a comprehensive guide covering each statewide question voters will see on Election Day.

Growth in Golden Year Caregiving

Recent research shows adult children are most likely to provide care for aging parents when they themselves are in their golden years.

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3 Ways to Boost Pay for Colorado Workers

Colorado workers would benefit from these three actions to raise pay. Will policymakers act?

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New 2Gen Program Makes Colorado a National Leader

What if more communities could help Colorado families holistically, instead of relying on siloed systems that support only one sliver of their needs at a time? Gov. Hickenlooper’s newly launched two-generation program, 2GO, is encouraging local innovation to do just that.


Smart Policy Can Make Long-Term Care More Accessible for Older Adults

Maine’s effort draws attention to the growing discrepancy between the needs of and resources for older adults. As Colorado experiences its own demographic changes, we must face this challenge head on.