Investigators: Colorado Vet Died After Getting Painkillers A Colorado man suffering from chronic pain died two days after he obtained methadone with a prescription from a Veterans Affairs Department doctor, government investigators said Thursday, but they could not determine whether the drug contributed to his death.
Unclean Floors, Kitchens Found At Colorado Veterans HospitalDirty floors, unclean kitchens and dusty vents were found by inspectors who checked a veterans hospital and a small veterans clinic.
VA Watchdog Finds Some Problems At Colorado Benefits OfficeA federal watchdog agency says the VA's office in Lakewood made mistakes on some benefit claims and processed others late.
Ex-VA Executive Says He Wasn't Told Hospital CostA former executive harshly criticized for massive cost overruns at a new Colorado VA medical center said he was never told the price before he left the agency.
No Prosecution In Over-Budget Veterans HospitalThe Justice Department has declined to prosecute two Veterans Affairs Department executives after lawmakers accused them of misleading Congress about massive cost overruns at a Denver-area VA hospital.
FBI Looks Into Congress' Claims VA Lied About Hospital CostsThe Justice Department is considering whether to investigate allegations that Veterans Affairs Department executives lied to Congress to conceal massive cost overruns at a $1.7 billion VA hospital under construction in Aurora.
After Subpoena, VA Turns Over Documents On Costly HospitalColorado Republican Rep. Mike Coffman says the Veterans Affairs Department has turned over documents to Congress in response to a subpoena.
Lawmakers Want Perjury Investigation Over Costly VA HospitalA bipartisan group of lawmakers formally asked the U.S. Justice Department Thursday to investigate whether Veterans Affairs Department executives lied to Congress to conceal massive cost overruns at a Denver-area hospital.
Inquiry Finds 'Gross Mismanagement' In Costly VA HospitalGross mismanagement, delays and lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions of dollars to the cost of a new VA hospital In Aurora, federal investigators said Wednesday.
Senators Seek Inquiry Into Concerns About Veteran's SuicideTwo senators have asked for an investigation into a whistleblower's report that a veteran committed suicide while awaiting treatment for post-traumatic stress at a Colorado VA clinic.
House Panel To Vote On Subpoena Over Denver VA HospitalA House committee will vote on whether to issue a subpoena to the Veterans Affairs Department demanding the agency turn over documents that could explain how the cost of an Aurora VA hospital ballooned to almost $1.7 billion, nearly triple earlier estimates.
Coffman Suspects VA Hospital Investigation Uncovered CorruptionA congressional committee is taking action to get their hands on a report that looked into what went wrong during construction at the build site of a VA Hospital.