Bill Updates Law to Ensure Students Receive Full Value of Education Awards
May 07, 2019
U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Johnny Isakson (R-GA) today reintroduced legislation to provide tax relief for AmeriCorps members who earn Segal Education Awards, which help make college more affordable.
U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO), Todd Young (R-IN), and Tim Scott (R-SC) this week introduced the Fund for Innovation and Success in Higher Education (FINISH) Act to spur innovation in the higher education system.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today congratulated Aisha Thomas, Principal of Zach Elementary School in Poudre School District, for winning a 2018 Terrel H. Bell Award for Outstanding School Leadership.
Committee Has Yet to Hold a Single Hearing on Islands’ Recovery One Year After Hurricanes Irma, Maria
Sep 25, 2018
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, with seven colleagues on the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), today sent a letter to HELP Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-TN) to reiterate a request that the Committee hold hearings to assess the challenges faced by the health and educational systems of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO), Orrin Hatch (R-UT), and Todd Young (R-IN) today introduced the Fund for Innovation and Success in Higher Education (FINISH) Act to promote innovation and efficiency in higher education.
Years of work result in HELP Committee passage of bipartisan legislation to close skills gap
Jun 27, 2018
On Wednesday, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet helped pass legislation to reauthorize the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education (CTE) Act in the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee.
U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Lamar Alexander (R-TN) today led their colleagues in introducing a resolution celebrating the 19th annual National Charter Schools Week, which runs from May 7 through May 11, 2018 and commends the students, parents, teachers, and leaders of our nation’s more than 6,900 charter schools across 44 states and the District of Columbia.