Trump Administration’s Proposed Policy Change Would End Protections Against Deportation of Military Spouses and Families, Threatening Military Readiness
Jul 11, 2019
Following reports that the Trump Administration is ending protections against the deportation of military families whose loved ones are deployed, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and a group of his Senate colleagues in a letter demanding the administration reverse course immediately.
Following a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) report that revealed details of dire conditions endured by children and migrants at detention facilities across the country and highlighted systemic problems in our immigration system, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet this week called on the agency to provide its plan for rectifying the administration’s unacceptable handling of the crisis on the border.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today on the Senate floor spoke out against President Trump’s national emergency declaration on the border and urged his Republican colleagues to vote for the resolution of disapproval.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today issued the following statement in response to the White House’s announcement that President Trump plans to declare a national emergency to build his wasteful and ineffective wall.
DENVER – Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and a group of Senate colleagues this week reintroduced legislation to prohibit the Secretary of Commerce from including any question regarding one’s citizenship or immigration status on the U.S. census.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet took to the Senate floor today to call on his colleagues to reopen the government immediately. He spoke in response to remarks made by U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX).