Colorado Senators Offer Measure To Reform VA ConstructionColorado Sens. Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner are offering legislation to put the Army Corps of Engineers in charge of all VA construction projects costing more than $100 million.
Bennet, Gardner Want More Oversight Of New VA HospitalU.S. Sens. Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner asked for more congressional oversight of the construction of Denver's troubled new veterans hospital on Thursday to ensure it's completed as soon as possible without wasting tax dollars.
Lawmakers Say VA Lied, Ignored Warnings On Hospital Cost Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet and Rep. Mike Coffman accused the Veterans Affairs Department on Friday of lying and ignoring clear warnings that its new Denver hospital couldn't be built within budget or on schedule.
Gazette's Philipps Wins Pulitzer For Vets' StoriesDave Philipps of The Gazette won a Pulitzer Prize for national reporting Monday for his investigation into an increase in the number of traumatized combat veterans discharged without benefits by the Army.
US House Panel Looks At Western Coal Industry
Colorado, Other Western Communities Boiling Over Water QualityCommunities across the West are demanding limits on oil shale drilling along the Colorado River over concerns the thirst for oil could lead to polluted water supplies for millions of people.
State Puts Westwood College On ProbationColorado has put Westwood College on probation. It was the focus of a CBS4 news investigation.