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May 27, 2010

ColoradoBiz P2 Update

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Today in ColoradoBiz Politics & Policy Update

Arizona's law a step in the right direction

Like it or not, the Arizona law is the price we pay for inaction. The federal government wouldn't attack the issue, so Arizona took matters into its own hands. By Mike Taylor

Embracing Arizona's law

Not all Hispanic Americans are opposed to it. NPR reports that in Arizona, some Latino voters see it as a much-needed crackdown. 

Health care reform: coming to employers near you -- soon


Many employers might be surprised at how quickly some of the provisions of the Health Care Act will affect employer sponsored health plans. By Rebecca Hudson and Leslie Thomson

Addressing the problem of addresses

The world of addressing has become a growing source of friction, slowing the connection between buyers and sellers. Wouldn't it be nice to have the item delivered directly to you, no matter where you happen to be? By Tom Frey


The wild, wild world of economic forecasting

Economic and financial market analysis is a tough business. It's similar to predicting Colorado weather in the spring: nobody knows what's going to happen. By Bill Greiner 

The Gen XYZ 25: Colorado's Most Influential Young Professionals


ColoradoBiz wants to celebrate the young entrepreneurs of the 21st century! We're looking for 21- to 39-year-olds who are creating game-changing technologies, business strategies, products and services. The Top 25 finalists will appear in our October issue and at our Gen XYZ party on Sept. 30 at Mile High Station.

Nominate your favorite young professional today! Deadline for submission is June 30.

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Community Calendar


Find out more about the Minority Business Breakfast on July 22. Check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own .


Aaron Harber will host the first debate between Colorado Attorney General candidates John Suthers and Stan Garnett at 6 p.m. on June 2 at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law

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Election 2010: Dan Maes


ColoradoBiz Editor Mike Cote talks with GOP gubernatorial candidate Dan Maes, who is very much in the race after edging out Scott McInnis in the Republican caucuses.



Nominate your company!


Find out what it takes to be a ColoradoBiz Top Company from CoBiz Publisher Bart Taylor and UMB CEO Mariner Kemper.

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Tri-State: powering the rural West

ColoradoBiz Editor Mike Cote learns more about Tri-State, the not-for-profit wholesale power provider for rural power districts.

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The Association for Corporate Growth

  Learn more about the 12th Annual Golf Challenge on June 21. And read the latest ACG news here  and web exclusives here.