Bennet Joins Bipartisan Push to Combat Campus Sexual Assault

Cosponsors Bill to Improve Response, Better Protect Students

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet has cosponsored a bipartisan bill to strengthen and improve the response to and reporting of sexual assaults that occur on campuses to better protect and empower students, while also protecting the rights of accused students.

Bennet Opposes Rewriting of the Constitution, Calls on Senate to Do Its Job

Urges Senate to consider Supreme Court Nominee as has been done throughout nation's history

In a speech on the Senate floor yesterday, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet opposed efforts to delay consideration of a nominee to replace Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, saying the tactic was akin to replacing Article II, Section 2 of the United States Constitution with so-called "standard practice" that has no real historical precedent.