Bennet Applauds House Passage of Biden American Rescue Plan

Senator’s Expansion of Child Tax Credit & Earned Income Tax Credit Included in Proposal Would Lift Million of Kids Out of Poverty, Provide Economic Security to Millions of Families

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the statement below following House passage of President Joe Biden’s American Rescue Plan, a $1.9 trillion proposal to fight the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic and help Americans weather the economic fallout of the crisis.

Bennet, Colleagues Introduce Bill to Support State Medicaid Programs During an Economic Crisis

Bill Would Increase Medicaid Funding for Americans Experiencing Unemployment Due to COVID-19

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and a group of his colleagues are introducing the Coronavirus Medicaid Response Act. This legislation would respond to the increased need for health care during this public health and economic crisis by creating a quicker and more responsive process for supporting state Medicaid programs.

Bennet, Kaine Introduce Medicare-X Choice Act to Achieve Universal Health Care

Proposal Cosponsored by 11 Senators Would Help Millions of Americans Access Affordable Coverage and Drastically Reduce Health Care Costs

Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Tim Kaine (D-Va.) reintroduced their legislation, the Medicare-X Choice Act, which would create a public option by expanding on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Medicare.
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.