Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO), Cory Gardner (R-CO), and Representative Scott Tipton (CO-03) today released a draft of the Good Samaritan Cleanup of Orphan Mines Act, legislation designed to allow Good Samaritans, such as the mining industry, state agencies, local governments, nonprofits, and other groups, the opportunity to clean up the environment and improve water quality in and around orphan mines.
Bennets Bipartisan FAST Act Restores Year-Round Pell Grant Availability
Jan 19, 2016
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today released the following statement regarding the Administration's announcement that it will include a proposal to allow students to use Pell Grants year-round in its Fiscal Year 2017 budget request to Congress.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today congratulated Molly Kocialski on her swearing in as the Director of the Rocky Mountain Regional United States Patent and Trademark Office in Denver. Kocialski will lead the office with a focus on engaging the intellectual property communities in Colorado and eight other states.
Program would Improve Access to Critical Care and Services for Long Underserved Area
Jan 11, 2016
This week, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet sent a letter to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) urging it to consider starting a pilot project in the San Luis Valley to improve the delivery of health care and behavioral health care to rural veterans.