"Howco," who wanted to remain anonymous, discusses the potential homeless ban Friday morning, June 15, outside the Martin Luther King Jr Library, Aurora. City attorneys will work in the coming weeks to draft a ban on unauthorized camping similar to Denver’s, to dissuade Denver’s homeless from migrating into Aurora.  (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

AURORA | Much to the chagrin of several local politicos, the Aurora Housing Authority, an arm of the city dedicated to erecting affordable housing projects, won’t be developing a new homeless veterans housing complex in north Aurora in the coming years, Housing Authority officials confirmed this week. The contract to build a proposed 60-unit development for […]

FILE - In this Thursday, March 9, 2017 file photo, lab technician Zach Meili works in Denver Health Medical Center's primary care clinic located in a low-income neighborhood in southwest Denver. A proposed health care overhaul moving through the U.S. Congress in March 2017 would have dramatic effects in Colorado, which was one of 31 states to make it easier to qualify for Medicaid, government-covered health insurance for the needy. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

DENVER |  Colorado officials are scrambling to figure out what may happen to the $5 billion or so the state gets from the federal government each year to cover Medicaid. A proposed health care overhaul moving through Congress would have dramatic effects in Colorado, which was one of 31 states to make it easier to […]

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price talks with a guest as they wait for the arrival of Vice President Mike Pence to begin a meeting with conservative groups to discuss healthcare, Friday, March 10, 2017, in the Indian Treaty Room of the Eisenhower Executive Office on the White House complex in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

WASHINGTON | Republicans pushing a plan to dismantle Barack Obama’s health care law are bracing for a Congressional Budget Office analysis widely expected to conclude that fewer Americans will have health coverage under the proposal, despite President Donald Trump’s promise of “insurance for everybody.” House Speaker Paul Ryan said he fully expects the CBO analysis, set […]