Denver, CO – Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the following statement on President Obama’s announcement that Osama bin Laden has been killed: “Almost 10 years ago, extremist terrorists launched a vicious attack on our country that killed thousands of innocent men, women and children. Tonight, the fa...

Bennet: Air Quality Cleanups of New Mexico Power Plants Will Improve Public Health, Economy of Southwest Colorado

Pens Letter to EPA Administrator Urging Agency to Move Forward with Proposals to Clean Up Four Corners Power Plants

Washington, DC – Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today penned a letter to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Lisa Jackson urging the agency to move forward with proposals to clean up the Four Corners Power Plant and San Juan Generating Station in New Mexico. Specifically, the EPA’s proposals seek ...
Washington, DC – Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet made the following statement regarding the April 24 Remembrance Day of the Armenian Genocide. The genocide took place between 1915 and 1923 at the end of the Ottoman Empire: “Nearly a century after the tragedy that befell the Armenian people in the waning days of t...

Bennet: Partnership for Patients Builds on Colorado's Innovative Example

New Effort to Improve Quality, Reduce Cost of Health Care Modeled After Successful Colorado Model for Coordinated Care

Denver, CO – Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the following statement regarding today’s launch of the Partnership for Patients at the Children’s Hospital in Aurora. The effort includes a national community-based Care Transitions Program created from a bill engineered by Colorado U.S. Senator Michael B...

Bennet Enví­a Carta a la Administración en Apoyo de Jóvenes Elegibles para el DREAM Act

Dice Que Recursos para la Aplicación de la Ley Deben Enfocarse en Delincuentes y no en Jóvenes que son Aceptados a la Universidad

Washington, DC—Senador de Colorado Michael Bennet, se unió a 21 senadores en una carta escrita al Presidente Obama en apoyo de niños que caen bajo el DREAM Act. Bennet y sus colegas le pidieron al Presidente que utilizara su autoridad para conceder alivio de la deportación a los jóvenes elegibles p...

Bennet Sends Letter to Administration in Support of DREAM Act Kids

Says Law Enforcement Resources Should Be Focused on Criminals and Not Young People Who Get into College

Washington, DC – Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined 21 fellow senators in a letter to President Obama in support of kids who fall under the DREAM Act. Bennet and his colleagues urged the President to use his authority to grant relief from deportation to young people eligible for the Development, Relief and Educatio...
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Tom Coburn, M.D. (R-OK) introduced a bill that could save taxpayers over $11 million annually by requiring employers who are filing W-2 forms with the Social Security Administration (SSA) to submit their employee W-2 forms electronically. In many spheres&md...

Colorado Electeds, University Leaders Band Together to Bring GE Solar Manufacturing Facility, 400 Jobs to Colorado

Cite State's Leadership in Clean Energy Development in Effort to Bring Largest Solar Panel Factory in Nation to Colorado

Washington, DC – The entire Colorado Congressional Delegation, Governor John Hickenlooper, and leaders of Colorado’s public research institutions banded together today to encourage General Electric (GE) to locate a new solar panel manufacturing facility in the state that has the potential to create over 400 good-paying ...