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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

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)

New VA Hospital Price Tag Should Anger All Of Us

The new $1.73 billion price tag of the long delayed VA Hospital in Aurora should outrage Coloradans and it’s about time we do something about it.

03/17/2015

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

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

Rodger Holmes (credit: CBS)

Vet’s Care At Grand Junction VA Hospital Gets Closer Look Following His Death

There is now a bigger push for an investigation into the care a military veteran received at a Colorado Veterans Administration hospital.

01/05/2015

Rodger Holmes (credit: CBS)

‘Lots Of Things Went Wrong': Vet’s Treatment Draws Senator’s Scrutiny

Accusations of botched treatment of a military veteran have drawn the attention of Sen. Michael Bennet, who has asked for an investigation into the vet’s care while at a Colorado VA facility.

12/18/2014

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

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