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One of the most gratifying parts of the State of the Union is having the opportunity to spend time with some of Colorado's bravest, innovative, and inspiring community members.
We're working with Senator Lamar Alexander and several other Republican and Democratic senators to simplify the process by cutting the 108 questions down to just two for most students.
As the end of the year approaches, we wanted to take a moment to reflect on some of the progress we made in 2014.
Wall Street Journal: New efforts are afoot to simplify one of the dreaded rituals of the college admissions process-the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, known as the Fafsa.
In his November column, Michael discusses his bipartisan Financial Aid Simplification and Transparency Act, or FAST Act.
In his October column, Michael discusses his bipartisan bill to promote a cleaner, more affordable transportation energy source.
Today, an amendment introduced by U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO), Richard Burr (R-NC), and Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) received 59 votes in the United States Senate, sending a clear signal that the Senate supports a permanent reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF). While the amendment needed 60 votes …
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today helped advance a bill to reauthorize the Older Americans Act with a provision that will encourage the use of locally grown foods by nutrition services providers. The Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee unanimously approved the bill.
Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO), Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Rob Portman (R-OH), Bill Nelson (D-FL), Roy Blunt (R-MO) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today introduced bipartisan legislation to help coordinate care and improve health outcomes for children with medically complex conditions in Medicaid.