Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet urged Alabama U.S. Senator Tommy Tuberville to drop his unprecedented blanket hold of over 180 military promotions over his objections to the Pentagon’s new policies on reproductive care for servicemembers.
In an op-ed for CNN, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet urged President Biden to defend the reproductive rights of women serving in the military by accounting for access to abortion care in basing decisions.
Previous Review by EPA Addressed Railway’s Potential Risks to Utah, But Not to Colorado
Mar 28, 2023
Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and Colorado U.S. Representative Joe Neguse called on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Administrator for Mountains and Plains Region (Region 8) KC Becker to conduct a supplemental review of the Uinta Basin Railway Project that accounts for the full risks to Colorado’s communities, water supplies, environment, and climate.
After Dobbs Decision, 40 Percent of Women Serving in the Military Have Limited or No Access to Reproductive Health Care Where They Are Stationed
Mar 27, 2023
Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper, alongside U.S. Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii), and 34 of their Senate colleagues, urged Department of Defense (DoD) Secretary Lloyd Austin to focus on the fundamental connection between our military’s readiness and ensuring that women in the Armed Services have access to reproductive health care.
MATCH Act Will Expedite Disaster Cleanup, Save Taxpayers Money, and Prevent Further Disasters
Mar 23, 2023
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined U.S. Senator Mitt Romney (R-Utah) and U.S. Representatives John Curtis (R-Utah) and John Garamendi (D-Calif.) to reintroduce the bipartisan, bicameral Making Access to Cleanup Happen (MATCH) Act, legislation to expedite disaster cleanup, save taxpayers money, and prevent further disasters.
Better Mental Health Care for Americans Act Ensures Medicare and Medicaid Plans Treat Mental and Physical Health Care Equally
Mar 22, 2023
Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, member of the Senate Finance Committee, and U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, introduced the Better Mental Health Care for Americans Act to expand access to mental and behavioral health care for Americans on Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D, and Medicaid.