DENVER - Dozens of the nation's governors, including Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter (D-Colorado) called on Congress Wednesday to pass legislation extending Medicaid payments to the states that was initially part of the federal stimulus plan.
DENVER - Opponents of House Bill 1284 say the fight over regulating the medical marijuana industry is not over. The State House voted 46-19 on Tuesday afternoon to pass the measure. Governor Bill Ritter has given indication he will sign it.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - The governors of Colorado, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Washington state have sent a letter to the U.S. attorney general saying they oppose the lawsuit their attorneys general filed against the federal health care law.
DENVER (AP) - Colorado Attorney General John Suthers is joining a national lawsuit to try to block federal health care legislation -- over the objections of Gov. Bill Ritter and the Democrats who control the state Legislature.
DENVER - Following many other state and federal health officials across this country and others, Governor Bill Ritter on Sunday laid out how the state of Colorado will try to handle the most recent outbreak of swine flu.
DENVER - Gov. Bill Ritter joined with representatives from Denver hospitals and health care organizations on Tuesday to announce a new program that could make health care in the state more efficient and less costly for patients, hospitals and health companies.