Washington, D.C.-- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) offered the following statement after learning of Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) medical diagnosis:
In last Sunday’s Denver Post, John Ingold wrote a front page story entitled “The Faces of Medicaid.” In this story he compassionately described a little girl who was disabled, a boy with severe autism and a senior suffering from the Alzheimer’s disease.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO) made the following statement after the 'Better Care Reconciliation Act' failed to garner enough support for further legislative action:
Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) by an overwhelmingly bipartisan vote of 344-81. Working across party lines, U.S.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mike Coffman applauded the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) decision to name the VA Medical Center, currently under construction in Aurora, Colorado, the “Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center”.
Aurora, CO – U.S. Representative Mike Coffman announced that he has launched @MiRepCoffmanCO, a Spanish language Twitter account in a continuing effort to proactively engage a rapidly growing Hispanic population of Colorado’s 6th Congressional District.
Washington, D.C.--- U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (CO-06) today was awarded the Security Industry Associations (SIA) 2017 Legislator of the Year Award for on his work and support during the 115th Congress on issues critical to the security industry in the United States. SIA recognized Coffman’s leadership and support on H.R.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) issued the following statement after the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) announced a new program to provide emergency mental health services to veterans with other-than-honorable (OTH) administrative discharges:
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mike Coffman is excited to announce that Colorado’s 6th Congressional District will be participating in the Third Congressional App Challenge (CAC). The Congressional App Competition is designed to challenge student’s creativity and encourage their participation in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) education fields.
The question of sanctuary cities is a topic charged with emotion as the controversy has come to a head with the U.S.
Washington, D.C. — U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) today introduced H.R. 2549, the ‘GI Bill Processing Improvement Act’, along with U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke (D-TX).
Washington D.C. – U.S. Representatives Diana DeGette (CO-01) and Mike Coffman (CO-06) today introduced a bill to ensure that the federal government does not pre-empt state laws on marijuana.
Three-fifths of troops discharged from the military for misconduct in recent years had a diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury or another associated condition, according to a report released Tuesday by the Government Accountability Office.
The military personnel system is going through a crisis according to some of the most notable former military officials in the nation and in the midst of those choppy waters, two new lawmakers are taking the helm.
DENVER (AP) - The Justice Department is considering whether to investigate allegations that Veterans Affairs Department executives lied to Congress to conceal massive cost overruns at a $1.7 billion VA hospital under construction outside Denver.
A KRDO Newschannel 13 investigation revealed that a large number of heroin addicts in America are veterans.
Not only has the VA health care system struggled to help them, but it may also be responsible for inadvertently creating the addictions in the first place.
Ross Armentor is recovering heroin addict who has been sober for three years this month.
The Denver Hospice regularly holds pinning ceremonies at local long-term care facilities saluting veterans and their service to our country. Recently, 33 Air Force veterans were honored by the Denver Hospice and U.S Rep. Mike Coffman, known as the veterans’ veteran.
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).
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.
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.
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 Department of Veterans Affairs made its required report after the close of business on the deadline day in relation to its Aurora hospital project, though its status is unclear.
“As of now, we have not determined if this CD complies with [the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee] issued subpoena,” U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman’s congressional office said in an email.
SpaceX’s investigation into the mysterious explosion of its rocket last month is drawing political support — and branching out in unusual directions.
DENVER – Three of Colorado’s U.S. representatives want more oversight into investigations regarding two SpaceX failed launches that ended in the company’s rockets exploding.