Washington, DC -- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06) released the following statement after the Treasury Department announced further economic sanctions for Iran:
Washington, D.C. — U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06) released the following statement in response to President Trump nomination of Colorado native, Judge Neil Gorsuch, to fill the vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court:
Washington, DC -- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06) released the following statement in response to the Veterans’ Affairs (VA) Acting Secretary, Mr. Robert D.
Washington, DC -- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06) released the following statement after President Donald Trump's announcement of executive actions involving sanctuary cities. Below is the complete quote from Rep. Coffman, which the Denver Post by truncating it took out of context:
Washington, DC -- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06) released the following statement in response to Amazon's announcement that it will be building a new fulfillment center in Aurora, CO:
(Washington, DC) U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-Aurora) announced today the names of 40 students from the 6th Congressional District whom he has nominated for an appointment to the U.S. Air Force Academy, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, the U.S. Military Academy and the U.S. Naval Academy.
Between Christmas and New Year’s, I led a congressional delegation to Kabul, Afghanistan, where I met with some of our soldiers, and with senior U.S. military and diplomatic leaders to discuss what progress we are or are not making in that war.
One of the great honors that I have as a member of Congress is nominating young people to our nation’s military academies. Having served in both the U.S. Army and the Marines, I’m continually impressed by the many bright and talented students seeking to serve as our nation’s next generation of military leaders.
Two weeks into 2017, it is clearer than ever that xing our nation’s health care system will require a full repeal of President Obama’s Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare. This law has failed Coloradans — it hasn’t made health care affordable or accessible.
Washington, DC -- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06) released the following statement after voting for a one-time Congressional exception to allow Gen. James Mattis (Ret) to be confirmed for Secretary of Defense by the United States Senate:
U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman (R-Aurora) is a proponent of the Audrey C. Farley Women’s Center at Salud Family Health Centers, 30 S. 20thAve., which he visited on July 1.
Bipartisan legislation introduced last week by U.S. Reps. Mike Coffman (R-CO) and Barbara Comstock (R-VA) would allow first-time homebuyers to use tax-advantaged savings accounts.
Imported Brazilian wood has been scratched from the budget-busting design for a veterans hospital under construction outside Denver, eliminated to save money.
As most congressional watchers begin to turn their attention to the November elections, U.S. Rep.
Scott Stump had the idea for a Persian Gulf War memorial years ago. But it wasn’t until the 25th anniversary of the 1991 cease-fire arrived – and the Pentagon chose not to hold a single official event marking the day – that he truly realized how important it was.
Their war, it seemed, was at risk of being forgotten.
Aurora Congressman Mike Coffman said if Buckley Air Force Base is not awarded new F-35 fighter jets, the base would likely lose its Air National Guard unit someday.
The 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.
A House subcommittee heard testimony Tuesday about the complicated relationship of the VA nationwide and its affiliated medical schools and hospitals, when affiliates dictate contract terms to the VA, take possession of VA property and steer money away from VA research nonprofits.
The leading official at the Department of Veterans’ Affairs is under fire for comparing the amount of time that veterans wait for medical care at agency hospitals to ride wait times at Disney theme parks.
DENVER - Congressman Mike Coffman's Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a rare field hearing in Denver Friday to assess the VA hospital's oversight of controlled substances.
"They have very lax standards," Coffman told Denver7. "That's probably putting it mildly."
DENVER (AP) — Congress is showing an increased willingness to let VA doctors talk to veterans about medical marijuana in states where it's legal, although final approval is far from certain.
The House approved a measure this week that would let Veterans Affairs Department doctors help their patients sign up for state medical marijuana programs, something the VA now prohibits.
Republicans on a congressional subcommittee on Friday excoriated the Veterans Administration’s prescribing patterns and oversight of controlled substances during a hearing in Denver.
Legislation Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, introduced to re-instate the "Year-Round Pell" program picked up three new co-sponsors on Tuesday, according to the Library of Congress government information web site.
It’s an issue millions of couples face every year: the inability to conceive a child.
Such is the case for Army Corporal Tyler Wilson and his fiancé, Crystal.
Back in 2005, Wilson was badly injured during a firefight in Afghanistan. He was left paralyzed from the waist down.
DENVER -- A member of Congress has asked the U.S. Department of Defense to open a formal investigation into a major drug-testing company after a FOX31 Problem Solvers expose Wednesday night.
Colorado U.S. Reps. Ed Perlmutter, a Democrat, and Mike Coffman, a Republican, co-hosted an event on veterans’ mental health Thursday night the Capitol Visitors Center in Washington, D.C.
Shorter wait times and better treatment of veterans were two main topics on the minds of participants at a round table discussion hosted by Congressman Doug Lamborn at the Mt. Carmel Center of Excellence Monday.