Full speed ahead for Colorado health insurance expansion
Jobs and the Economy
Confidence among U.S. consumers declined in June to the lowest level this year as Americans grew more pessimistic about prospects for the economy.
The area's unemployment rate rose to a seasonally adjusted 9.4 percent in May, up from 9.2 percent in both April of this year and May of last year, according to figures released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The bankruptcy of Abound Solar, the solar panel maker with facilities in Longmont, Loveland and Fort Collins, will cost taxpayers $40 million to $60 million, according to the U.S. Department of Energy.