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

Senators Demand VA Explain Cost Overruns At Denver Hospital

The chairman and top Democrat on the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee demanded an explanation from the VA Wednesday for huge costs overruns and construction delays at the new Denver veterans hospital.

03/18/2015

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

Denver VA Construction Could Be Halted Again This Month

Members of Congress are warning that construction of the Denver area’s new Veterans Affairs hospital could stop again unless the department shows it is getting the project back on track.

03/12/2015

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

Congress Asked To Raise Spending Cap For Denver VA Hospital

Colorado’s congressional delegation is asking the House and Senate to raise the spending limit on Denver’s new veterans hospital from $800 million to $1.1 billion so the troubled project can be completed.

01/28/2015

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

Construction Resumes On Aurora VA Medical Center

The contractor building the new VA medical center in Aurora resumed construction on Monday, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs said in a statement.

12/22/2014

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

Workers To Return To VA Hospital Project After Agreement

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the construction company in charge of the new VA Hospital in Aurora have come to an agreement that will allow construction to continue on the project for the next three months.

12/17/2014

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

Deal Could Get Construction Back On Track At VA Hospital Build Site

Six days after the main contractor walked off the job demanding to be paid, Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman says he has found the money to do just that.

12/17/2014

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

Coffman: Funding May Be Available For VA Hospital Construction

Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman told CBS4 it’s possible Congress could allot $2 billion in so-called “unobligated” funding to revive construction at the VA hospital in Aurora, nearly a week after the contractor halted work.

12/16/2014

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

Judge Says Contractor Can Walk Away From Building VA Hospital In Aurora

Contract workers may be looking for new jobs because construction has officially stopped at the new VA Hospital in Aurora.

12/10/2014

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

Federal Board Hears Lawsuit Filed Over New VA Hospital In Aurora

A federal board has begun hearing a lawsuit involving the new Veterans Administration hospital under construction in Aurora.

05/28/2014

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Congress Members Visit Denver To Discuss VA Medical Center Delays

Members of Congress came to Colorado this week with an inquiry about what is stalling a new hospital promised to veterans more than a decade ago.

04/22/2014

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