Bennet, Hickenlooper Announce $25 Million in Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Funds to Cap Orphan Oil & Gas Wells Across Colorado

In Addition to Capping 710 Leaking Wells, Funds will Create Good-Paying Jobs and Prioritize Environmental Justice

Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper welcomed news that Colorado will receive an initial $25 million in grant funds from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to create jobs cleaning up orphaned oil and gas wells across the state.

Bennet, Hickenlooper, Polis, Neguse Urge President Biden to Use Antiquities Act and Other Presidential Authorities to Protect Landscapes In the CORE Act

Letter Follows USDA Secretary Vilsack’s Visit to Camp Hale & His Support for Exploring New Protections for Colorado Public Lands

Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper, Colorado Governor Jared Polis, and Colorado U.S. Representative Joe Neguse urged President Joe Biden to use his Presidential authorities, including the Antiquities Act, to protect the landscapes included in the Colorado Outdoor Recreation & Economy (CORE) Act.

Bennet Welcomes USDA Secretary Vilsack’s Commitment to Protecting Colorado Public Lands

Bennet, Vilsack Toured Camp Hale with Hickenlooper, Polis, and Neguse; Heard From CORE Act Supporters; Vilsack Committed To Discussing Protections For Colorado Public Lands With President Biden

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet welcomed U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack’s commitment to protecting Colorado’s public lands after their visit to Camp Hale with Colorado U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper, Colorado Governor Jared Polis, and Colorado U.S. Representative Joe Neguse and meeting with supporters of the Colorado Outdoor Recreation & Economy (CORE) Act.

Bennet Celebrates Inflation Reduction Act Becoming Law

Legislation Includes Historic Steps to Lower Drug Prices, Fight Climate Change, Promote Energy Independence, and Ensure the Largest Corporations Pay Their Fair Share In Taxes

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the following statement after President Joe Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act into law.

Bennet, Hickenlooper Urge Federal Agency to Protect Mobile Home Residents From Rent Hikes, Evictions

Federal Housing Finance Agency Must Take Several Steps to Enforce Greater Protections for Mobile Home Residents

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper led a group of Members of Congress urging the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) to take several steps to enact stronger protections for residents living in mobile home parks, also called Manufactured Housing Communities (MHCs), backed by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, which the FHFA oversees.