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Representative Mike Coffman

Representing the 6th District of COLORADO

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Sep 22, 2016 In The News

WASHINGTON — Leaders behind a plan for a new Department of Veterans Affairs hospital in Aurora, Colo., agreed to a grandiose design and ignored repeated, early warnings about the costs, driving it into financial failure, according to a report issued Wednesday.

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Sep 21, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC -- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-Aurora) today wrote a letter to the Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General (VAOIG) regarding criminal referrals following the release of the VAOIG Report on the Denver replacement medical center in Aurora, Colorado.

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Sep 21, 2016 In The News

DENVER (AP) – Gross 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.

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Sep 21, 2016 In The News

AURORA, Colo. -- Federal investigators say “gross mismanagement,” delays and lax oversight by the Department of Veterans Affairs added millions of dollars to the cost of the Aurora VA hospital.

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Sep 13, 2016 In The News

Veterans advocates rallied on Capitol Hill Tuesday to urge lawmakers deal with the problem of so-called “bad paper” discharges that prevent some struggling veterans from receiving health care, and urged the White House to intervene while the legislative process drags on. 

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Sep 13, 2016 In The News

Taxpayers in Colorado and across the nation have been kept in the dark far too long about what went so disastrously awry with the mushrooming cost to build the still-under-construction veterans hospital in Aurora.

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Sep 13, 2016 In The News

Washington (AFP) - Ethiopia faces potential tragedy -- even ethnic bloodletting -- if the international community looks away from repression there, runner Feyisa Lilesa warned Tues

Sep 10, 2016 In The News

One of the best attempts to improve America’s mental health crisis in decades will stall if the U.S. Senate does not get its act together before it goes on another month-long break.  Freshly back from vacation, senators should pass Rep.

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Sep 7, 2016 Press Release
Washington, DC -- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06) today voted in favor of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee’s (HVAC) motion to subpoena thousands of pages of undisclosed supporting documentation from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Administrative Investigation Board (AIB) report detailing the Aurora VA hospital construction debacle.
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Sep 7, 2016 In The News

A House panel voted to subpoena the Department of Veterans Affairs on Wednesday. The Veterans Affairs Committee wants thousands of pages of documents related to the cost of constructing the VA Hospital in Aurora.

The committee also wants documents related to art and ornamental furnishing purchases for the past five-and-a-half years.

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Apr 14, 2015 In The News
Military Times

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Apr 14, 2015 In The News
9 News

9 News

The House VA oversight subcommittee is holding a hearing Monday afternoon about continued whistleblower retaliation within the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Apr 14, 2015 In The News
Federal News Radio

Federal News Radio

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Apr 13, 2015 In The News
Denver Post

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Apr 9, 2015 In The News
The Hill

Eight House Republicans made a point of expressing support for policies preventing workplace discrimination against the LGBT community.

Mar 31, 2015 In The News
Denver Post

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Mar 20, 2015 In The News
9 News

NBC Denver

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Mar 16, 2015 In The News
Washington Times

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