Gov. Hickenlooper should veto SB 252

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper speaks during a ceremony at which he signed into law an expansion of Medicaid eligibility that's expected to add 160,000 adults to public health care assistance, at the state Capitol, in Denver, Monday May 13, 2013. The expansion is part of the federal health care overhaul. Supporters of the expansion say it will reduce health care costs in the long run, with most Republicans who voted against the bill saying the state's costs could balloon once the federal government stops paying for growing the program. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper speaks during a ceremony at which he signed into law an expansion of Medicaid eligibility that's expected to add 160,000 adults to public health care assistance, at the state Capitol, in Denver, Monday May 13, 2013. The expansion is part of the federal health care overhaul. Supporters of the expansion say it will reduce health care costs in the long run, with most Republicans who voted against the bill saying the state's costs could balloon once the federal government stops paying for growing the program. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
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