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Rep. Mike Coffman (R) Colorado talks to CBS4 Political Specialist Shaun Boyd outside the VA Hospital (credit: CBS)

Coffman Suspects Corruption With VA Hospital Cost, Delay

After years of delays and more than a billion dollars over budget, Rep. Mike Coffman believes he has a reason to suspect corruption with the VA hospital in Aurora.

04/01/2015

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

Rep. Coffman: Cancel VA Bonuses, Use Them For Denver Hospital

Congress should cancel all VA employee bonuses and use the money to finish the budget-busting Denver veterans hospital, Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman said Thursday

03/26/2015

Glenn D. Haggstrom (credit: va.gov)

VA Hospital Construction Chief Retires Amid Investigation

The top VA official in charge of construction nationwide retired Wednesday amid an internal investigation of delays and massive cost overruns at the Denver veterans hospital, the agency said.

03/25/2015

Andrew Romanoff (credit: CBS)

Former Colorado House Speaker Romanoff Gets New Advocacy Job

Former Colorado House Speaker Andrew Romanoff has been named president and CEO of Mental Health America of Colorado.

03/24/2015

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

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

Rep. Coffman Feels ‘Sticker Shock,’ Learns VA Hospital Will Be $1 Billion Over Budget

The already over-budget Aurora VA Hospital is going to cost more than $1 billion over the projected cost.

03/17/2015

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Ouster of Colorado GOP Chairman Show Fissures Remain

Colorado Democrats were hammered in last year’s elections while Republicans had their best year in a decade. Yet it’s the GOP that’s ousting its state party leader and the Democrats keeping theirs.

03/16/2015

(credit: VA.gov)

Veteran: VA Doctor Asked Him Not To Talk To Congress, Media

A new dispute surfaced at the embattled Denver VA Medical Center Thursday when a veteran who has been charged with disorderly conduct said a doctor asked him to sign a document promising he wouldn’t contact members of Congress or news organizations.

02/12/2015

Denver VA Medical Center (credit: CBS)

Director Of Troubled Denver VA Hospital To Retire

The director of the veterans health care system for Denver and eastern Colorado is retiring, days after a report that a Veterans Affairs sleep clinic in Denver had a secret waiting list.

02/03/2015

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

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