Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) introduced a bill yesterday that will authorize the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as the permanent construction authority on the Aurora VA hospital, and raise the $800 million spending cap to $1.1 billion. 70 more words
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DENVER (AP) – Colorado’s congressional delegation asked the U.S. House and Senate on Wednesday to raise the spending limit on Denver’s new veterans hospital from $800 million to $1.1 billion so the troubled project can be completed. 326 more words
DENVER — Colorado’s entire delegation is backing legislation introduced Wednesday aimed at jump-starting the problem-plagued VA hospital project in Aurora.
Rep. Mike Coffman, the Iraq war veteran who represents the area, is the prime sponsor of the House version of the bill, while Sens. 335 more words
DENVER (AP) – Congressman Mike Coffman voted against overturning one of President Barack Obama’s key immigration policies even though he disagrees with the president using executive orders to deal with immigration. 184 more words
DENVER — House Republicans mounted a serious challenge to President Obama’s immigration policies on Wednesday, voting to roll back the president’s effort to shield many undocumented immigrants from deportation. 260 more words
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. 470 more words