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CHCA Articles2019-12-04T22:07:50-06:00

Colorado Gubernatorial Election 2022

Greg Lopez Greg Lopez is an Air Force veteran and the former mayor of Parker in Douglas County (1992-1996). He was president of the Denver Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (2004) and Colorado Director of the Small Business Administration (2008-2014). While all three candidates have experience as business owners, Lopez is uniquely qualified at governing a thriving city with a complex [...]

Consumer Protection Review of CIIS

Colorado Immunization Information System (CIIS) is a database that tracks vaccine uptake on individuals. It is promoted as a service to the public health. Top 10 Consumer Concerns of CIIS Opt-out system Lack of transparency Taxpayer funding CORHIO sharing CDC federal database Circumvents FERPA No recall notifications Coercion Interventions Personal data mining Beyond authority in statute Please review [...]

SERVE Report: Student Education Rights for Vaccine Exemptions

Colorado Health Choice Alliance June 28, 2020 SB20-163 has been signed into law, and it will have far-reaching implications for families who choose to exempt from even one vaccine. As we prepare for the coming school year, it is critical that Colorado parents know and understand their rights regarding vaccine exemptions. The purpose of this report is to [...]

Veto SB20-163

Senate Bill 20-163 is elitist, discriminatory legislation that should be vetoed by Governor Polis.  The Democratic Majority had promised that only bills that were “free, fast, and friendly” would be voted on in the last days of the abbreviated session. SB163 met none of those criteria.  And even though many other bills were postponed, SB163 was rammed through. [...]

Covid: Media Omissions, Unqualified Lawmakers, and Oppose SB163

By Pam Long May 20, 2020 A recent vaccine panel highlights the need to be a conscious consumer of media, emerging health guidance, and state health officials. Listen for the Omission In the May 19, 2020 Denver 360 vaccine panel discussion, there are four panelists. Three men promote a non-existent SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, and I (representing CHCA) promote risks of [...]

Colorado COVID-19 Data Indicates Viral Arc Peak Passed on April 3, 2020

By Pam Long April 13, 2020 The Colorado state health department’s CDPHE COVID-19 Case Data has a flawed focus on cumulative case data, and not the viral arc peak that is critical in pinpointing the decline in the virus which would signal that everyone can resume their normal routines. The following is a sample of daily reporting by CDPHE: [...]