Bennet Visits Colorado Springs, Discusses Need to Restore Forests & Protect Watersheds, Colorado’s Leadership in National Security Innovation

Bennet Discussed His Outdoor Restoration Partnership Act with the Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance, Visited with Colorado Businesses Partnering with the Air Force at the Catalyst Campus

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet visited Colorado Springs and met with the Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance (PPORA) to discuss the importance of healthy forests to the outdoor recreation industry and with Colorado businesses at the Catalyst Campus to discuss Colorado’s leadership in national security innovation.
Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D) and John Hickenlooper (D) along with Colorado U.S. Representative Joe Neguse (D) announced that the Colorado State University (CSU) Energy Institute will receive $1 million in new funding from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to support energy innovation and commercialization in Colorado and the region.

Bennet, Crapo Lead 34 Colleagues in Requesting Full Funding for the PILT Program

PILT Provides Counties and Local Governments with Critical Funding for Essential Services

U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) led a bipartisan group of their colleagues in urging U.S. Senators Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), Vice Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, to fully fund the Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) program for fiscal year (FY) 2022.

Bennet, Crapo Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Ensure Medicare Beneficiaries Receive Coverage for Cancer Detection Technologies

Supports Innovation in Cancer Diagnostic Development and Medicare Coverage for Access to Multi-cancer Diagnostics

U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) introduced the Medicare Multi-Cancer Early Detection Screening Coverage Act, which would provide Medicare coverage for cancer screening tests to save lives and costs to the health care system.
Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), and Cory Booker (D-N.J.), alongside U.S. Representatives Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.), Suzan DelBene (D-Wash.), and Ritchie Torres (D-N.Y.), released the following statement after reports that Republicans proposed reversing the Child Tax Credit expansion to pay for their infrastructure proposal.

Bennet Introduces Amendments to Strengthen America’s Technology Competitiveness and the Government’s Digital Workforce

Bennet and Sasse Amendment Would Create a White House Technology Competitiveness Council

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, introduced three amendments to the U.S. Innovation and Competition Act (USICA), the legislation now advancing in the Senate to invest in emerging technologies, shore up critical supply chains, and bolster America’s economic competitiveness and national security.

Bennet, Portman Introduce Bill to Help Finance Carbon Capture Projects, Reduce Emissions, and Boost Innovation

Bipartisan Legislation Would Support Domestic Energy Production, Create New Economic Opportunities, and Reduce Carbon Pollution

U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Rob Portman (R-Ohio) today introduced the Carbon Capture Improvement Act to make it easier for power plants and industrial facilities to finance the purchase and installation of carbon capture and storage (CCS) equipment as well as direct air capture (DAC) projects.