Today, Colorado Politics highlighted an interview with Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet following his remarks celebrating federal investments in Western water infrastructure that he helped secure in the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and the Inflation Reduction Act at the Colorado Water Congress Summer Conference. Bennet was joined at the conference by other members of the Colorado Congressional delegation.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, Chair of the Senate Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Climate, Forestry, and Natural Resources, and U.S. Senators Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) and Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) introduced the Healthy Watersheds, Healthy Communities Act to help American agriculture and communities become more resilient to drought and flooding by improving the Natural Resources Conservation Service’s (NRCS) Watershed and Flood Prevention Operations program (also known as “PL-566”).

Senator Bennet, Congressman Neguse Applaud D.C. Circuit Court Decision Overruling STB Approval of Uinta Basin Railway

Bennet, Neguse Have Led the Effort in Washington to Halt the Project without Supplemental Review

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and U.S. Representative Joe Neguse released the following statement after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit overruled the Surface Transportation Board (STB) approval of the Uinta Basin Railway Project.
Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined U.S. Senator Tom Carper (D-Del.) and 29 of their Senate colleagues in urging Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael S. Regan to finalize strong and broadly applicable fossil fuel-fired power plant standards that will maximize carbon pollution reductions from all polluting sources as swiftly as possible.
Yesterday, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, Colorado Governor Jared Polis, and Colorado U.S. Representatives Yadira Caraveo and Brittany Pettersen came together to celebrate the upcoming one-year anniversary of the Inflation Reduction Act’s passage and to highlight the law’s landmark investments in clean energy, domestic manufacturing, local economies, and the American people.