"I'm just astounded, quite frankly, I'm absolutely astounded," Glenn Haggstrom told The Associated Press in a rare interview.
U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs (VA)
Rep. Mike Coffman, a Republican, and Sen. Michael Bennet, a Democrat have introduced separate measures to help troops pushed out of the military without health benefits.
Bennet asks David Shulkin to address mental health care coverage for former military members who received other-than-honorable discharges.
A Colorado veteran and his wife say the government's decision to provide medical assistance for injured veterans who can't have children means couples will have the chance to start families.
The Veterans Affairs internal watchdog will look into claims that three facilities in Colorado kept veterans waiting for care and falsified records
- Rodger Holmes went to Grand Junction’s VA Medical Center to treat a case of Hepatitis C. He later died from complications.Read more
- If convicted, Johnie Wayne Roth could be sentenced to 20 years in prison and be required to pay a $250,000 fine.Read more
- A patient at the clinic held a nurse hostage for round 10 minutes before being taken into custody.Read more