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.
Colorado-Based VA Executive Accused Of Misusing Work TimeA government watchdog agency says a Denver-based VA executive misused official time over a four-year period because she couldn't show she had worked for all or part of up to 14 days.
Lavish Features Cut From Over-Budget Aurora VA hospitalImported Brazilian stone has been scratched from the budget-busting design for a veterans hospital under construction in Aurora, replaced by cheaper Colorado rock.
Lavish Features Cut From Over-Budget Denver VA HospitalThe new construction bosses at an over-budget veterans hospital outside Denver say they're saving money by scaling back landscaping and using Colorado stone instead of Brazilian imports.
Deputy VA Secretary 'Blown Away' By Progress At Aurora HospitalThe deputy secretary of the Veterans Affairs Department was back in Colorado on Wednesday to meet with contractors to check on the progress of the still unfinished VA hospital in Aurora.
VA Says It Tried To Fire Executive For Aurora Hospital Cost OverrunThe Veterans Affairs Department was about to fire one executive because of massive cost overruns at the VA hospital in Aurora.
No. 2 VA Official Visits Denver Veterans Hospital Work SiteThe No. 2 official in the Veterans Affairs Department is making another visit to the site of the budget-busting VA hospital outside Denver.
Congress Warming To Idea Of Medical Marijuana For VeteransCongress is showing an increasing willingness to let VA doctors talk to veterans about medical marijuana in states where it's legal, although final approval is far from certain.