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  • Coffman, Bilirakis, Peters, Kuster Introduce the ‘VA Community Care Enhancement Act’
    Posted in In the News on February 16, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care, Veterans

    Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO), Annie Kuster (D-NH), Gus Bilirakis (R-FL), and Scott Peters (D-CA), all of whom are members of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, and long-term champions for veterans and strong supporters of community health centers, introduced the ‘VA Community Care Enhancement Act’ to expand access to healthcare services for veterans outside of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), particularly in rural communities. “Federally Qualifie... Read more

  • Coffman Calls for the Resignation of VA Secretary
    Posted in In the News on February 14, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) released the following statement after reviewing the Veterans’ Affairs (VA) IG Report on the ‘VA Secretary and Delegation Travel to Europe’: “The abuses detailed in the VA’s Inspector General Report violate the trust and integrity that our Veteran’s and taxpayers demand and deserve. After closely reviewing the IG report, and the findings that VA Secretary Shulkin and his staff misled ethics officials and lied to investigators, I h... Read more

  • Coffman Announces Town Hall Meeting
    Posted in In the News on February 7, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mike Coffman would like to invite CO-06 residents to an upcoming town hall meeting scheduled for Tuesday, February 20th, beginning at 6:00pm at Cherry Creek High School. During the town hall meeting, Coffman looks forward to a robust and informative discussion about all the critical issues facing our community, state and nation. Also, to be discussed is the legislative agenda for the second session of the 115th Congress and the bills he has introduced on be... Read more

  • Rep. Coffman & Local Ethiopian Delegation Negotiated H. Res. 128 with Congressional Leadership
    Posted in In the News on February 5, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – Last Monday, an Ethiopian delegation from Colorado, joined by Ethiopian national advocacy groups, had a high-level negotiation with the Office of the Majority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives. The negotiation was requested by U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-Aurora) to give the Ethiopian government the opportunity to improve its human rights record in lieu of a vote on House Resolution 128. H. Res. 128, “Supporting Respect for Human Rights and Encouraging Inclusi... Read more

  • Coffman Issues Statement in Response to Intelligence Committee Memo Release
    Posted in In the News on February 2, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C.-- Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) released the following statement after the House Intelligence Committee's FISA Memo was released to the public by the Administration: "As one of the first Members of Congress to call for an independent counsel, I’ve always been about accountability and full transparency, and I think it’s important for the American people to read the released Memo and reach their own conclusions". Read more

  • Problem Solvers Caucus Announces Agreement on DACA and Border Security
    Posted in In the News on January 29, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: National Security, Immigration

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus, Co-Chaired by Reps. Tom Reed (NY-23) and Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05), announced that the Caucus came to an agreement on a set of principles that support a long-term, fiscally-responsible budget deal and a proposal to resolve DACA while continuing to make America’s borders strong and secure. With this agreement, the 48 Members of the Caucus agree to vote for any budget proposal including these core principles. U.S. Representative Mike C... Read more

  • Answers to Common Questions about a Government “Shutdown"
    Posted in In the News on January 22, 2018 | Preview rr

    Overview A “shutdown” of the federal government is a rare occurrence, and is no way to run a country because it can cause serious hardship for millions of hardworking Americans, interrupt critical services and even jeopardize our national security. However, during a shutdown, it is important to understand that many government agencies, programs and services will continue without interruption. Here are answers to some of the common questions about this situation: Will I still receive my Social S... Read more

  • Coffman Donates Shutdown Salary to the Fallen Officer Fund
    Posted in In the News on January 22, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) released the following statement regarding his donation of his salary from the duration of the government shutdown to the Fallen Officer Fund of Douglas County, CO: “Even though its current law, I don’t agree that Members of Congress must receive pay during a government shutdown— This as our men and women in uniform, both at home and abroad, don’t receive theirs. Thus, for everyday the government is ‘shut down’, I will donate my s... Read more

  • Coffman Introduces ‘Pay Our Military Act’
    Posted in In the News on January 19, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: National Security, Veterans

    Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) introduced H. J. Res. 127, titled ‘Pay Our Military Act’. This in direct response to a potential Federal Government shutdown. A shutdown could occur if the Senate does not pass a continuing resolution to keep the government open. “The men and women who put on their uniform to protect our country, must know that Congress supports them—and stopping their pay, should a shutdown occur, is unacceptable” said Coffman, who is the Chairma... Read more

  • Coffman Introduces ‘TPS Act of 2018’
    Posted in In the News on January 10, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    Washington, D.C.— Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) introduce H.R. 4750, the ‘TPS Act of 2018’. The legislation, if passed, would end the government program known as Temporary Protection Status (TPS), while granting permanent legal residency to qualified TPS enrollees. On Monday, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that the legal status for 262,000 Salvadorans, under TPS, would be terminated in September 2019, forcing them to either leave the country or find another ... Read more

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