In Colorado and across nation, billions of dollars owed in child support


According to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services data, more than $5.5 billion dollars in child support payments have fallen into arrears in Colorado over the past five fiscal years. Nationally, the amount owed nearly $560 billion over those same five years.

The latest data from the state puts that amount for 2013 at $1.17 billion (with $345 million collected.) Continue Reading →