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Workers To Return To VA Hospital Project After Agreement

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4)- The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the construction company in charge of the new VA Hospital in Aurora have come to an agreement that will allow construction to continue on the project for the next three months. 464 more words


Deal Could Get Construction Back On Track At VA Hospital Build Site

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – A deal could be made on Wednesday afternoon to get construction back on track at the VA Hospital in Aurora.

Six days after the main contractor, Kiewit-Turner, walked off the job demanding to be paid, Colorado Rep. 218 more words


Coffman: Funding May Be Available For VA Hospital Construction

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4/AP) – Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman told CBS4 it’s possible Congress could allot $2 billion in so-called “unobligated” funding to revive construction at the VA hospital in Aurora, nearly a week after the contractor halted work. 412 more words


VA Hospital Travesty: An Ideal Opportunity For Bipartisanship

The release of a report from a Federal Board of Appeals that ruled a construction contractor could halt work on Denver’s VA hospital project exposed severe problems this week. 648 more words


VA Hospital Delays Frustrate Vets, Congress

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – The latest developments in the long overdue and over budget Veterans Administration hospital in Aurora have put the VA in court with its contractor. 392 more words


Judge Says Contractor Can Walk Away From Building VA Hospital In Aurora

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – Contract workers may be looking for new jobs because construction has officially stopped at the new VA Hospital in Aurora.

“We’ve been cheated, we’ve been lied to,” said wounded Vietnam Veteran Artie Guerrero. 401 more words


Gardner Votes To Overturn Obama Immigration Order

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s next Senator, Rep. Cory Gardner, voted Thursday with most House Republicans to repeal President Obama’s order allowing more than 4 million immigrants in the country illegally to stay, triggering accusations that his pledge to help immigrant communities during his campaign this year was hollow. 331 more words