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 (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.
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:
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.
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.
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.
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:
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.
How is the Department of Veterans Affairs going to pay for it?
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.
Congress is investigating the walloping $1 billion cost overrun on the veterans hospital under construction in Aurora.