On the one-year anniversary of the introduction of S.744, The Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013, Senators Charles Schumer (D-NY), Dick Durbin (D-IL), Robert Menendez (D-NJ), and Michael Bennet (D-CO), all members of the Senate’s “Gang of 8,” issued the following state...
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet announced that The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded a small business in the San Luis Valley a grant of $39,000 to help it develop a business plan to expand its production of locally-grown, high-quality malts for Colorado craft brewers. What began as Cody’s farm, a family...

Bennet Continues CO Innovation Tour at Mountain Racing Products Manufacturing Facility

Inventive company holds multiple patents for cutting-edge bike components

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet toured the Mountain Racing Products manufacturing facility as a part of his statewide innovation tour. Mountain Racing Products, a leading supplier of components for the biking industry, holds a number of patents on everything from seatposts to chain guides. “Colorado companies l...

Bennet Congratulates Vail Police Department, Catholic Charities on Winning DOJ's Sutin Award

2013 Sutin Civic Imagination Award Recognizes Police, Volunteer Collaborations

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today congratulated Vail Police Department Chief Dwight Henninger and Catholic Charities Regional Coordinator Megan McGee Bonta on being named recipients of the 2013 L. Anthony Sutin Civic Imagination Award. The U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) giv...
TOMORROW, Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:40AM, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet will continue his statewide innovation tour tomorrow with a visit to Mountain Racing Products in Grand Junction. Mountain Racing Products holds a number of patents on everything from bike seat-posts to chain guides. WHO: U.S. Senator Michael Benne...

Bennet Kicks off Innovation Tour with Visits to VanDyne SuperTurbo HQ, CSU Engines Lab in Northern Colorado

Visit follows Bennet's appointment to chair Finance Subcommittee on Energy, Natural Resources

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet visited the VanDyne SuperTurbo engines lab at Colorado State University’s (CSU) Powerhouse Energy Institute and VanDyne’s headquarters in Loveland to talk with leaders about their work to develop the energy efficient SuperTurbo engine. The visits come on the heels of Bennet&r...
Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and Mark Udall welcomed the Federal Aviation Administration’s decision today to award the Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport a competitive $7.2 million grant from the Airport Improvement Program (AIP) to rehabilitate and repave the main runway of the airport. Over the past several year...