Aurora, CO -- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06) today was awarded the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence based on his votes in the 114th Congress on issues critical to manufacturing in the United States. Coffman received the award during a presentation at Altec, Inc. in Aurora, CO.
The Pentagon’s announcement this week that enlistment bonuses would not be clawed back from California National Guard soldiers was met with applause from U.S. Reps. Mike Coffman (R-CO), Ryan Costello (R-PA) and Bruce Poliquin (R-ME).
Outraged by a report of soldiers being forced to repay enlistment bonuses, U.S. Reps. Mike Coffman (R-CO), Jeff Denham (R-CA) and Michael McCaul (R-TX) called for action to avert the claw backs.
One Aurora teacher just became $25,000 richer.
Jennie Schmaltz, a third-grade teacher at Elkhart Elementary School, was surprised with a Milken Educator Award Wednesday — an honor that comes with a no-strings-attached prize of $25,000.
Washington, DC -- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06) issued the following statement on the Pentagon’s decision to suspend bonus collection from California National Guard soldiers:
Reforms to the Veterans Choice Program led by U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) and U.S. Reps. Mike Coffman (R-CO) and Scott Tipton (R-CO) would modernize the program’s payment, authorization and referral systems.
A bipartisan group of 70 lawmakers is asking House appropriators to fund an additional 11 F-35 joint strike fighters in the fiscal 2017 spending bill.
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.
The House VA oversight subcommittee is holding a hearing Monday afternoon about continued whistleblower retaliation within the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Eight House Republicans made a point of expressing support for policies preventing workplace discrimination against the LGBT community.