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But Col. John Henderson, commander of the Corps’ Omaha, Nebraska, district — which includes Denver — said it’s too soon to know whether the builders can finish for less than the nearly $1.7 billion contract cost because some other expenses are rising

AURORA | The U.S. Senate formally adopted legislation Thursday afternoon brought by Sen. Cory Gardner to authorize $150 million in funding for the Veterans Administration — enough to keep construction going at the unfinished Aurora VA hospital project going through the end of the fiscal year. The move comes one day after Gardner and Sen. Michael […]

“Secretary Shinseki was a great soldier who served our nation with honor and distinction in the United States Army,” Aurora Congressman Mike Coffman said. “But as the VA secretary, he failed to lead. I urge the President to appoint a proven leader to take charge of the VA who will end the culture of corruption and bureaucratic incompetence that is hurting our veterans. History will judge this president harshly if he fails to confront this great failure with decisiveness and vision.”