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.
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.
Final Contract Awarded To Finish Colorado VA Hospital By '18The federal government awarded a final construction contract Friday to complete an over-budget veterans medical center outside Denver by January 2018.
Congress OKs Stopgap Bill To Keep VA Hospital Moving In AuroraCongress gave final approval Friday to another stopgap measure to avoid a work stoppage on the over-budget veterans medical center under construction in Aurora.
VA Must Find Millions To Finish Troubled Denver HospitalConstruction 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.
VA Averts Construction Shutdown At Troubled Aurora HospitalLawmakers have reached a deal to keep construction underway on a troubled Veterans Administration hospital in Aurora.
VA: Denver Hospital Construction Will Stop If Congress Doesn't ActThe 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.
VA Hospital Still Needs $340 Million In Equipment After Initial CostThe 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.
No Outside Construction Expert On VA Probe Of Hospital WoesCongressional 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.
VA: Denver Hospital Will Need $340 Million In EquipmentThe 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.
Construction Still Underway Amid VA Hospital StormPlumbers, 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.
VA Says It Refused Unacceptable Cost Cuts On Denver HospitalThe 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.
Senators Demand VA Explain Cost Overruns At Denver HospitalThe 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.
Denver VA Construction Could Be Halted Again This MonthMembers of Congress are warning that construction of the Denver area's new Veterans Affairs hospital could stop again unless the department shows it is getting the project back on track.
Congress Asked To Raise Spending Cap For Denver VA HospitalColorado'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.