Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the following statement after the U.S. Senate passed S. 914, the Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act, which includes a provision from his RESILIENT Act to require outreach to rural communities on water infrastructure financing and funding options. The bill now goes to the U.S. House of Representatives.

Bennet, Colleagues Introduce Bill to Help Wounded Veterans Start a Family

The Veteran Families Health Services Act Would Repeal VA’s Outdated Ban on IVF for Veterans with Service-connected Injuries and Expand Adoption Options

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet introduced the Veteran Families Health Services Act, comprehensive legislation that would, among other things, ensure that servicemembers’ and veterans’ fertility treatments, such as in vitro fertilization (IVF) and counseling, are included as part of the health benefits they’ve earned.

Bennet Announces Over $6 Million for Colorado Open Lands Rio Grande Project

Funding Awarded as a Part of the Bennet-authored Regional Conservation Partnership Program

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet announced that the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)’s Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) will award over $6 million to the Colorado Open Lands Rio Grande Partnership to Preserve Agriculture and Restore Aquifer (PARA).
Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet announced he will be accompanied by Ambrosia Berg––a single mom from Boulder who will benefit from the expansion of the Child Tax Credit (CTC)––as his virtual guest to President Joe Biden’s joint address to Congress on Wednesday.

NEW REPORT: Bennet Highlights Expanded Tax Credits’ Effect on Families, Workers in Rural Communities

Bennet-championed Expanded Child Tax Credit Will Benefit 93% of Kids Living in Rural Colorado

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet highlighted a new report from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, which shows the disproportionately large effect the newly enhanced Child Tax Credit (CTC) and Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) will have on families and workers living in rural communities.