Bennet, Daines Introduce Bill to Stop the Spread of Aquatic Invasive Species Across the West

The Stop the Spread of Invasive Mussels Act Strengthens Preventative Efforts to Protect Water Infrastructure and Ecosystems from Invasive Mussels

Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Steve Daines (R-Mont.) introduced the Stop the Spread of Invasive Mussels Act, legislation to slow the movement of aquatic invasive species, like zebra and quagga mussels, into Colorado, Montana, and other Western States.

Bennet, Perlmutter Introduce Bill to Improve Home Appraisal Process and Encourage Energy-Efficiency and Clean Energy

Bicameral Legislation Would Encourage Energy-Efficient and Clean Energy Features To Be Considered As Part Of A Home’s Value

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and Colorado U.S. Representative Ed Perlmutter introduced the Getting Renewable and Energy Efficient Neighborhoods (GREEN) Appraisals Act, a bill to encourage energy-efficient and clean energy features to be considered as part of the residential homebuying and appraisal process.

Bennet, Hickenlooper, Colleagues Urge VA to Immediately Offer Abortion Services to Veterans and Eligible Dependents

Following the Supreme Court’s Ruling In Dobbs, Senators Call On The VA To Begin A Rulemaking Process To Allow The Veterans Health Administration To Provide Abortions

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper joined U.S. Senators Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii), Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), and several colleagues in a letter to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) urging the agency to take immediate action to offer abortions and all abortion-related services to veterans and eligible dependents.

Bennet, Khanna Unveil Legislation to Expand Student Apprenticeship Programs

The Student Apprenticeship Act Would Grow America’s Skilled Workforce and Help More Coloradans Build Career Pathways to Financial Stability

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet (D) and California U.S. Representative Ro Khanna (D) unveiled the Student Apprenticeship Act, legislation to expand apprenticeship programs in Colorado and across the country to grow the nation’s skilled workforce and prepare more Americans for a successful career.

Bennet, Wyden, Klobuchar Introduce Legislation to Restore America's Grasslands

The North American Grasslands Conservation Act Empowers Colorado’s Ranchers, Farmers, and Tribes to Restore and Conserve Grasslands, Supports Colorado’s Rural Economies and Wildlife Species That Depend on Grassland Ecosystems

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, chair of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry’s Subcommittee on Conservation, Climate, Forestry, and Natural Resources, joined U.S. Senators Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) to introduce the North American Grasslands Conservation Act.

Bennet Applauds Passage of the Bipartisan Competition Bill

Bill Supports Critical Investments in Semiconductors, 5G, and Next Generation Technologies

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, a member of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, hailed the bipartisan passage of the CHIPS & Science Act of 2022, which will boost the domestic semiconductor industry, fund the largest five-year investment in public research and development (R&D) in the nation’s history, and create regional technology hubs nationwide to spur broad-based job creation and innovation.

Bennet, Hickenlooper Sound Alarm on Monkeypox, Vaccine Inequities

Demand for Vaccine in Colorado Currently Outpaces Supply

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper joined colleagues in sending a letter to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) urging the agencies to acknowledge inequities of vaccine access and immediately increase access to the JYNNEOS monkeypox and smallpox vaccine to all communities in the United States.