Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), Mazie K. Hirono (D-Hawaii), Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), and Tina Smith (D-Minn.), and U.S. Representative Tony Cárdenas (D-Calif.) introduced legislation to increase coverage for uninsured Americans receiving Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)-related treatment, preventive services, and vaccines through Medicaid.

Bennet, Colleagues Introduce Legislation to Create ‘Health Force’ to Mobilize Americans and Combat the Coronavirus Pandemic

Health Force Would Train and Employ Job-Seeking Americans to Address COVID-19 Public Health Challenges, Bolster Nation’s Public Health Infrastructure, and Aid Equitable Vaccine Distribution and Administration

Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.), Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), and eight of their Democratic colleagues introduced legislation to create a Health Force to mobilize Americans and combat the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.
Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D) and John Hickenlooper (D) and Colorado Governor Jared Polis (D) announced that the state of Colorado has been awarded $181 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public Assistance Program to support Colorado’s free, quick, and easy Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) testing sites across the state.

Bennet, Hickenlooper, Colleagues Demand Trump Administration Immediately Address Significant COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Failures

45 Senate Democrats Write to HHS Detailing How Trump Administration Should Fix Vaccine Distribution Failures and Implement a Comprehensive National Vaccine Plan

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D) and John Hickenlooper (D) joined 43 Senate Democrats in demanding the Trump Administration take immediate action to fix the significant Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine distribution failures as cases continue to climb.

Bennet, Crapo, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Ensure Medicare Beneficiaries Receive Coverage for Cancer Detection Technologies

Bill Ensures Medicare Coverage for Access to Multi-Cancer Diagnostics and Supports Innovation in Cancer Diagnostic Development

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and U.S. Senators Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), Ben Cardin (D-Md.), and Tim Scott (R-S.C.) introduced the Multi-Cancer Early Detection Screening Coverage Act, which would provide Medicare coverage for screening tests to save lives and costs to the health care system.

Bennet Nominates San Juan Basin Public Health Executive Director Liane Jollon for Outstanding Government Service Award

Jollon’s Leadership is Representative of the Countless Coloradans and Public Health Workers on the COVID-19 Front Lines Who Stood Up to Support Their Communities

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet announced he has nominated Liane Jollon, Executive Director of San Juan Basin Public Health (SJBPH) and Past President of the Colorado Association of Local Public Health Officials (CALPHO), for the American Medical Association’s (AMA) Dr. Nathan Davis Awards for Outstanding Government Service.