ICYMI: Bennet Discusses His Digital Platform Commission Act on Pivot Podcast with Scott Galloway and Kara Swisher

First-of-Its-Kind Legislation Would Empower an Expert Federal Body to Provide Comprehensive Oversight of Digital Platforms

This week, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined NYU Professor Scott Galloway and tech journalist Kara Swisher on the Pivot podcast to discuss his Digital Platform Commission Act, the first-ever legislation in Congress to create an expert federal body empowered to provide comprehensive, sector-specific regulation of digital platforms to protect consumers, promote competition, and defend the public interest.

Bennet Celebrates Senate Passage of Historic Veterans Health Care Bill

The PACT Act to Expand VA Health Care Eligibility for Veterans Suffering From Toxic Exposure Now Heads to the House of Representatives

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the following statement after the U.S. Senate passed the Sergeant First Class Heath Robinson Honoring Our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics (PACT) Act, bipartisan legislation to expand Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health care eligibility to over 3.5 million toxic-exposed veterans.

Bennet Applauds Committee Passage of His VALID Act

Bennet-Led Bill, Included in Bipartisan Legislation to Reauthorize FDA User Fee Programs, Would Ensure Diagnostic Testing Protects Patient Safety, Keeps Pace With Medical Innovation

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet applauded passage of his Verifying Accurate Leading-Edge IVCT Development (VALID) Act out of the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee.

Bennet, Sasse, Warner Unveil Legislation to Strengthen U.S. Technology Competitiveness

New Office Would Analyze U.S. Leadership in Key Technologies Relative to Competitors Like China to Inform Policy, Boost American Tech Leadership

Today, members of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Ben Sasse (R-Neb.), and SSCI Chairman U.S. Senator Mark Warner (D-Va.), unveiled the American Technology Leadership Act, legislation to establish an Office of Global Competition Analysis to assess how the United States fares in key emerging technologies relative to other countries to inform policy and strengthen U.S. competitiveness.
Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, Chair of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry’s Subcommittee on Conservation, Climate, Forestry, and Natural Resources, released his opening statement ahead of the subcommittee’s hearing titled, “The Western Water Crisis: Confronting persistent drought and building resilience on our forests and farmland.”

In Response to Their Efforts, Bennet, Hickenlooper Applaud President Biden Waiving Solar Tariffs, Supporting Colorado Solar Industry

Announcement Comes After Bennet and Hickenlooper Urged Administration to End Threat of Additional Harmful Solar Tariffs and Provide Relief to U.S. Solar Companies

Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper welcomed President Joe Biden’s announcement that the administration is waiving for two years the additional harmful tariffs on solar components posed by the Commerce Department’s investigation.