Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today issued the following statement in response to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) score for the Senate Republican health care bill, which estimated 22 million people would lose coverage and millions would face higher out-of-pocket costs if the bill becomes law.

Bennet, Hickenlooper, Lynne Hold Roundtable Discussion on Health Care

Officials Worked With Health Care Advocates to Discuss Consequences of House-passed Bill and Ideas to Improve Health Care System

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, Governor John Hickenlooper, and Lieutenant Governor Donna Lynne today hosted a roundtable discussion at Pueblo Community Health Center with more than 15 health care leaders, consumer advocates, and patients from around the state. The discussion focused on the consequences the House-passed health care bill could have on Colorado and ideas to improve the state's current health care system.