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AARP pleased with increases in benefits for the elderly

Author: Peter Marcus - July 20, 2012 - Updated: July 20, 2012

An increase in health care benefits for seniors was the big accomplishment for the elderly at the legislature this year, according to an end-of-session report by AARP Colorado. House Bill 1326, sponsored by Reps. Cindy Acree, R-Aurora, and John Kefalas, D-Fort Collins, and Sens. Nancy Spence, R-Centennial, and Jeanne Nicholson, D-Black Hawk, increased the monthly […]

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Peter Marcus

Peter Marcus

Peter Marcus is senior statehouse reporter for Colorado Politics. He covers the legislature and previously covered politics, the governor’s office, the legislature and Congress for The Durango Herald. He joined The Herald in 2014 from The Colorado Statesman, a Denver-based political weekly. The Washington Post twice named Marcus one of the nation’s top state-based political and legislative reporters.