Bennet Pushes For His Bill to Support Law Enforcement and Strengthen Community Policing In Floor Speech

Bennet’s Legislation Draws on Colorado’s Successful Community Policing Model to Help Law Enforcement Focus on Violent Crimes and Partner With Local Responders

Today on the Senate floor, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet pushed for his Supporting Mental Assistance Responder Teams (SMART) Community Policing Act to support law enforcement and strengthen community policing.

Bennet, Cortez Masto Call on HHS to Update HIPAA Privacy Rule to Protect Reproductive Rights

Senators Urge HHS To Use Authority to Prevent Providers and Insurers from Sharing Abortion Information with Law Enforcement Agencies

Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) called on the Biden Administration to update the Privacy Rule under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) to protect the privacy of patients who receive abortions from law enforcement agencies.
Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper joined Armed Services Committee members U.S. Senators Mazie K. Hirono (D-Hawaii), Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.), Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), and Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) in urging the Department of Defense (DoD) to take immediate steps to support and protect servicemembers seeking abortion services following the Supreme Court’s dangerous and deeply harmful decision to overturn Roe v. Wade.