Yesterday the Senate passed a bill to reauthorize the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) with a measure sponsored by Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet to expedite the reimbursement of emergency response costs assumed by States, Indian tribes, and local governments following the Gold King Mine spill.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet issued the following statement regarding the final decisions from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on outstanding costs related to the Gold King Mine spill.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined Congress this week to send a bill to President Obama that would improve access to America's National Forests through better trail maintenance and preservation.
19 Senators call on Donald Trump to increase transparency, adopt Obama lobbying and ethics rules for his transition and administration
Nov 17, 2016
Today Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined 18 U.S. Senators to send a letter urging President-elect Donald Trump to increase transparency during his transition and keep his promises to reduce the influence of lobbyists and corporate special interests during his transition and in his administration.