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Representative Mike Coffman

Representing the 6th District of COLORADO

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Sep 30, 2016 In The News
Ten Republican Congress members led by Rep. Mike Coffman (R-Colo.) have sent a letter to the heads of the Air Force, NASA and the Federal Aviation Administration questioning whether SpaceX should be allowed to lead its own investigation into a Sept. 1 launch pad explosion that destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket and a communications satellite.
Sep 30, 2016 In The News

What an odd battle the Department of Veterans Affairs continues to wage over releasing information meant to explain the massive cost overruns at its Aurora hospital still under construction.

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Sep 30, 2016 In The News
A bipartisan group of U.S. Representatives has proposed legislation targeted at the government of Ethiopia, after Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch documented hundreds of cases of alleged human rights abuses. House Resolution 861, titled “Supporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia,” was introduced by Reps. Chris Smith (R-NJ), Keith Ellison (D-MN), Al Green (D-TX), Mike Coffman (R-CO), and Eliot Engel (D-NY).
Sep 29, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC -- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06) today issued the following statement on his “yes” vote on the Continuing Resolution, which included language to cover In vitro fertilization (IVF) for veterans with service-connected reproductive injuries:

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Sep 29, 2016 In The News

WASHINGTON — Responding to a subpoena request from Congress, the Department of Veterans Affairs this week turned over some — but not all — of its investigative findings into a Colorado hospital that blew its construction budget by more than $1 billion.

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Sep 29, 2016 In The News

Ten members of Congress sent a letter to several government agencies about the Sept. 1 explosion of a SpaceX Falcon 9, raising questions about government use and oversight of the launch vehicle.

Sep 29, 2016 Press Release
Washington, DC -- Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06), Chairman of the House Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, said the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) failed to fully comply with the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs (HVAC) subpoena which required the VA to turn over thousands of pages of supporting documentation from the VA’s Administrative Investigation Board (AIB) report detailing the causes of Aurora, Colorado VA hospital construction project’s delays and cost overruns.
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Sep 28, 2016 Press Release
Washington, DC -- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06) today issued the following statement on the veto override of S. 2040, the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA):
Sep 27, 2016 In The News

Fumbling the phone call of a suicidal veteran reaching out to a hotline for help is an unthinkable failure on the long list of dangerous mistakes perpetrated by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Sep 23, 2016 In The News

DENVER — A 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.

Twelve Republicans and nine Democrats on the House Veterans Affairs Committee made the request in a letter to Attorney General Loretta Lynch.

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Apr 29, 2015 In The News
Denver Post

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Apr 21, 2015 In The News
CBS Denver

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Apr 21, 2015 In The News
Denver Post

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Apr 16, 2015 In The News
Aurora Sentinel

Not only does the badly mistreated taxpayer buck not stop at the desks of leaders of the Veterans Administration, it gets passed back to the folks who sent it to Washington in the first place.

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Apr 16, 2015 In The News
Washington Post

How is the Department of Veterans Affairs going to pay for it?

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Apr 16, 2015 In The News
Denver Post

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Apr 16, 2015 In The News
9 News

9 News

Members of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee received another dose of bad news Wednesday at a hearing to discuss the long-delayed, hugely over-budget Denver VA medical center project.

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Apr 16, 2015 In The News
CBS Denver

Congress is investigating the walloping $1 billion cost overrun on the veterans hospital under construction in Aurora.

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Apr 16, 2015 In The News
National Journal

National Journal

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Apr 16, 2015 In The News
Washington Post

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Apr 16, 2015 In The News
The Hill

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Apr 14, 2015 In The News
Washington Post

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Apr 14, 2015 In The News
Denver Business Journal

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs says that it has the funds to complete the Denver VA Medical Center, U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet's office said Monday.

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