Department of Veterans Affairs

US Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) Erik K. Shinseki (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Embattled VA Secretary Refuses To Resign Over Fort Collins Falsifying Flap

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki Thursday brushed aside calls for his resignation and got an unexpected political lifeline from House Speaker John Boehner following reports that 40 patients died because of delayed treatment at an agency hospital.

05/08/2014

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Hyperbaric Chamber Used To Treat Some Vets With Brain Injuries

Some Colorado veterans with mild traumatic brain injuries are turning to an alternative treatment that’s not sanctioned by the Food And Drug Administration.

03/31/2014

The VA Hospital under construction in Aurora (credit: CBS)

Cost Of VA Hospital In Aurora Could Be Investigated

The Department of Veterans Affairs may investigate itself about the costs of building the VA Hospital in Aurora.

08/28/2013

Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center (credit: CBS)

Vet Claims She Was Punished For Blowing The Whistle On VA Hospital

A former nurse who claims she saw patients being mistreated at the Denver VA hospital is filing a federal whistleblower lawsuit claiming she was punished for exposing problems.

07/23/2013

The VA Hospital under construction in Aurora (credit: CBS)

Subcontractors For New VA Hospital Say They’re Not Getting Paid

The new Veterans Administration Hospital is started to take shape in Aurora but some of the subcontractors working on that project say they haven’t been getting paid.

04/04/2013

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Aurora Facility Focused On Female Homeless Vets

It’s the “invisible population” that officials from an Aurora shelter want to see more often.

12/01/2012

The Kallweit family (credit: CBS)

Disabled Vet Health Insurance Loophole Leaves Some Without Coverage

A loophole in the health care overhaul is impacting families in Colorado. Families of disabled veterans don’t understand how they were left without coverage.

11/06/2012

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As New Vets Go Online, VA And Others Follow

Busy, tech-savvy and often miles from their peers, thousands of new veterans are going online to find camaraderie or get their questions answered – forcing big changes in long-established veterans groups and inspiring entrepreneurs to launch new ones.

09/15/2012

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