Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today presented certificates to students he nominated to apply to a U.S. Service Academy for the fall class of 2018. The ceremony was held at Eisenhower Chapel in Denver, alongside Col. Kenneth Chavez (Ret. USARNG) and Lt. General Ed Anderson (Ret. U.S. Army).
Three letters detail complaints of sexual harassment and request information on efforts to provide a safe workplace
Jan 31, 2018
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, along with his Democratic colleagues on the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee, sent letters to Secretary DeVos at the Department of Education, Secretary Acosta at the Department of Labor, and Secretary Azar at the Department of Health and Human Services, requesting information on their efforts to provide a safe workplace free of harassment.
Bill reinforces that only Congress can alter national monuments; directs new resources to enhance existing monuments
Jan 30, 2018
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, along with 17 Democratic senators, today introduced legislation to enhance protections for national monuments against the Trump administration's unprecedented attacks on public lands.
Ahead of this week's Outdoor Retailer and Snow Show in Denver, U.S. Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Representative Jared Polis (D-CO-2) introduced the Continental Divide Recreation, Wilderness, and Camp Hale Legacy Act.
Eight senators condemn Pruitt’s refusal to require financial assurances from hard rock mining companies, letting polluters off scot free after spills like Gold King
Jan 18, 2018
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, along with seven other Senate Democrats, sent a letter condemning Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt's decision not to issue final federal financial responsibility requirements for hard rock mining operations, leaving taxpayers on the hook for cleaning up toxic spills from metal mining - the single largest source of toxic releases, according to the EPA.