Immigrant Success: Colorado Program Provides Health Care Coverage to Low-Income Immigrants Without Documentation

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – When Gabriel Henao fled Colombia to escape a guerrilla group threatening his life, he encountered a new threat upon arriving in the United States – the burden of health care expenses without proper insurance. After struggling to afford medical care, Henao received assistance through Colorado’s OmniSalud program, which offers coverage to low-income immigrants without legal documentation. This initiative, extended to Henao and others by the state’s Democratic-dominated leadership, reflects a growing …

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