Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet recently led a group of bipartisan senators in sending a letter to President Trump urging him to reverse his budget proposal to eliminate funding for the Corporation for National & Community Service (CNCS), our country’s leading provider of grants that support national service and volunteerism through programs like AmeriCorps and Senior Corps.
Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the following statement after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced that Colorado School of Mines in Golden, Colorado will receive $3.9 million in research grants to improve the understanding of human and ecological exposure to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), chemicals that have contaminated drinking water sources in Colorado and across the country.