09.30.15

Gardner Statement on House Vote to Authorize Aurora VA Hospital Spending

Washington, DC – Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) released the following statement following the passage by the House of Representatives of a bill authorizing the spending of $625 million dollars for the completion of the Aurora VA Hospital:

“I commend my House colleagues, with whom I have worked closely throughout this process, on this vote. I will continue to work with them to hold the VA accountable for its inexcusable delays and cost overruns on this project. Veterans in Colorado and the West deserve the facility they were promised, and I look forward to the President signing this authorization into law. It’s time to deliver.”                                         

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Cory Gardner is a member of the U.S. Senate serving Colorado. He sits on the Energy & Natural Resources Committee, the Foreign Relations Committee, the Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee, and the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee, and is the Chairman of the Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy.

 

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