The VA’s strained relationship with the truth

[no_toc]The Veterans Affairs has had a lot to say in recent years regarding its failed attempts at building Veterans Affairs hospitals. Should VA officials’ construction-related pronouncements be believed?
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Further Reading

Aurora VA hospital: Anatomy of a calamity – The Denver Post

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The Denver Post

Aug 9, 2015 – How the VA’s Aurora hospital project spiraled out of control. A 2011 meeting between officials from the veterans affairs department and its construction contractor set the stage for financial disaster. The biggest construction failure in VA history began with a handwritten note …

$571M contract awarded to finish Aurora VA hospital; completion date …

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South Florida Business Journal

Oct 30, 2015 – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $571 million contract to construction consortium Kiewit-Turner to finish the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs hospital project in Aurora. … SLIDESHOW: Click above for photos of the VA hospital project from April. … The VA is out of the …

Coffman calls for criminal probe of Aurora VA hospital project – Aurora …

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Aurora Sentinel

Apr 7, 2016 – Mike Coffman, R-Aurora, has joined another member of Congress in calling for a criminal probe of the Veterans Affairs hospitalconstruction …