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Copter4 flew over the VA Hospital under construction in Aurora in May 2015 (credit: CBS)

Congress OKs Stopgap Bill To Keep VA Hospital Moving In Aurora

Congress gave final approval Friday to another stopgap measure to avoid a work stoppage on the over-budget veterans medical center under construction in Aurora.

06/12/2015

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VA Must Find Millions To Finish Troubled Denver Hospital

Construction crews are returning to work at the veterans hospital outside Denver after a last-minute deal with congressional leaders avoided a shutdown of the half-finished project.

05/22/2015

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VA Averts Construction Shutdown At Troubled Aurora Hospital

Lawmakers have reached a deal to keep construction underway on a troubled Veterans Administration hospital in Aurora.

05/21/2015

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VA: Denver Hospital Construction Will Stop If Congress Doesn’t Act

The VA says construction on the budget-busting Denver veterans hospital will stop if Congress doesn’t authorize more spending on the project within a week.

05/18/2015

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VA Hospital Still Needs $340 Million In Equipment After Initial Cost

The Veterans Affairs Department expects to spend about $340 million to buy medical equipment and train staff for its new Denver hospital, on top of the estimated $1.73 billion to build the facility.

04/21/2015

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No Outside Construction Expert On VA Probe Of Hospital Woes

Congressional testimony and internal Veterans Affairs emails show the VA has no outside construction expert helping its investigation into massive cost overruns at its new Aurora
hospital.

04/21/2015

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VA: Denver Hospital Will Need $340 Million In Equipment

The Veterans Affairs Department expects to spend about $340 million to buy medical equipment and train staff for its new Denver hospital, on top of the estimated $1.73 billion to build the facility, officials said Saturday.

04/18/2015

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Construction Still Underway Amid VA Hospital Storm

Plumbers, electricians and carpenters are still at work on the veterans hospital in Aurora while the Veterans Affairs Department struggles to find another $830 million to finish it.

04/18/2015

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

VA Says It Refused Unacceptable Cost Cuts On Denver Hospital

The Veterans Affairs Department says it rejected about $355 million in cost savings suggested by the contractor on the over-budget Denver VA hospital because it considered them unacceptable.

04/13/2015

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

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