Bennet, Murkowski, Casey Introduce Bill to Invest in Health Care and Resources for LGBTQ+ Seniors

Bill Would Establish Office of Inclusivity and Sexual Health, Reauthorize National Resource Center on LGBT Aging, and Create Rural Grant Program

U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), and Bob Casey (D-PA) today introduced the Inclusive Aging Act to create and expand services to address sexual health care for older Americans and the diverse needs of older lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) Americans.
U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) today led a bipartisan health care price transparency working group—including Todd Young (R-IN), Tom Carper (D-DE), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), and Maggie Hassan (D-NH)—in seeking answers from health care providers and insurers as part of their ongoing effort to develop bipartisan legislation to end surprise medical bills.
U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Orrin Hatch (R-UT), members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP), with U.S. Representatives Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN) and Diana DeGette (D-CO), members of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, today released draft legislation to establish a framework for overseeing in vitro clinical tests (IVCTs), such as test kits and laboratory developed tests (LDTs), at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Bennet, Gardner Receive Update on Polio-Like Disease at Children’s Hospital Colorado

15 of the 80 confirmed cases of Acute Flaccid Myelitis occurred in Colorado this year

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D) and Cory Gardner (R) today met with Children’s Hospital Colorado researchers to receive an update on the recent outbreak of acute flaccid myelitis (AFM)—a rare polio-like condition that has affected approximately 400 children across the country.