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  • PASSED: FY2019 National Defense Authorization Act
    Posted in Press Releases on May 24, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: National Security

    Washington, D.C.—Today, the House of Representatives passed the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) with a bipartisan vote of 351-66. U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO), Chairman of the Military Personnel Subcommittee, worked to ensure the NDAA included critical provisions to address the size of our military, service members access to medical care and its quality, and improvement in retention rates. “The bill increases the size of our military, contains a 2.6% pa... Read more

  • Coffman, Gallego, Bacon, & Panetta Call for a Vote on a New Authorization for Use of Military Force
    Posted in Press Releases on May 22, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: National Security

    Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representatives and combat veterans Mike Coffman (R-CO), Ruben Gallego (D-AZ), Don Bacon (R-NE), and Jimmy Panetta (D-CA), submitted a proposed bipartisan amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to amend the House Joint Resolution 118, Authorization for the Use of Military Force (AUMF) Against al-Qaeda, the Taliban, and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. The purpose of this new AUMF is to update and clearly define the limits to a president’s ability, ... Read more

  • Rep. Coffman on VA Secretary Nominee
    Posted in Press Releases on May 18, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Military & Veterans

    Washington, D.C.—Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO), a Marine Corps combat veteran and member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee released the following statement on the Veterans’ Affairs (VA) Secretary nominee: “The VA is an organization that suffers from a culture of bureaucratic incompetence. Unless President Trump’s latest nominee, Robert Wilkie, is willing to clean house by firing all senior VA executives who’ve had significant failures, documented in Government Accountabili... Read more

  • Coffman Lauds Passage of ‘VA Mission Act of 2018’
    Posted in Press Releases on May 16, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Military & Veterans

    Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO), a Marine Corps combat veteran and a member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, praised the bipartisan agreement and passage of S. 2372, the ‘VA MISSION Act of 2018’. The legislation will overhaul the way in which the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (VA) provides community health care for our nation’s veterans. “The passage of the VA MISSION Act is a testament to the bipartisan commitment this Congress has to strengthen and e... Read more

  • Coffman Introduces Bills Honoring CO-06 Fallen Officers
    Posted in Press Releases on May 15, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) introduced legislation that would rename two U.S. Post Office facilities in the 6th Congressional district after two local law enforcement officers recently killed in the line of duty. H.R. 5791 would recognize the U.S. Postal Service facility located at 9609, South University Boulevard in Highlands Ranch, Colorado, as the “Deputy Sheriff Zackari Spurlock Parrish, III, Post Office”, and H.R. 5792, would recognize the U.S. Postal S... Read more

  • Coffman Praises Committee Passage of FY19’ NDAA
    Posted in Press Releases on May 10, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: National Security

    Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO), Chairman of the Military Personnel Subcommittee in the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), issued the following statement shortly after HASC completed the markup of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2019: “Today, after 14 hours of debate and amendments, the House Armed Services Committee approved the Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act for the 58th year in a row. Reflecting the priorities o... Read more

  • Coffman Wants to Force Vote in Immigration
    Posted in Press Releases on May 9, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman announced that he will sign what is known as a ‘discharge petition' to force Republican Congressional leadership to bring four immigration bills to the U.S. House floor for a vote using a parliamentary maneuver known as the “Queen of the Hill” rule. “These immigration bills deserve a vote and Republican leadership has been wrong in holding them up. The time to get this process moving is now,” said Coffman. Coffman, has been a longtime le... Read more

  • Coffman Cosponsors ‘Red Flag’ Gun Safety Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on May 9, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Second Amendment

    Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) announced today that he supports state Red Flag laws and is an original cosponsor of H.R. 5717, the ‘Jake Laird Act of 2018’. The legislation provides federal grant funding for States that adopt ‘Red Flag’ laws in order to help them set up the program. Currently nine states (California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Indiana, Maryland, Oregon, Vermont and Washington) have adopted Red Flag laws. H.R. 5717 is largely modeled after the Red... Read more

  • Coffman’s Bills Clear Veterans’ Affairs Committee
    Posted in Press Releases on May 8, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Military & Veterans

    Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO), a member of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs (HVAC) and Marine Corps combat veteran, announced that two of his bills passed out of HVAC with strong bipartisan support. Coffman crafted the bills to fill current gaps he identified in how our nation supports veterans. One aids veterans who unfortunately have become entangled in the criminal justice system and the other supports our rapidly growing female veteran population. ... Read more

  • Coffman on U.S. withdraw from Iran Deal
    Posted in Press Releases on May 8, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: National Security, Middle East Peace/Israel

    Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement regarding the United States withdraw from the Iran Deal: "I support the move to scrap the 'Iran Deal', that never provided for unfettered access of suspected Iranian facilities, never prohibited the testing of ballistic missiles, and that only provided for a 10-year limit on the development of nuclear weapons. A new agreement should be negotiated tha... Read more

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