Bennet, Baldwin, Ernst Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Support Mental Health Resources for Farmers, Rural Communities

Farmers’ Suicide Rate Is Three and a Half Times Higher Than The General Population

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) and Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) and a bipartisan group of colleagues to introduce the Farmers First Act of 2023, legislation to address the mental health crisis in rural America and expand access to critical mental health support and resources for our nation’s farming and ranching communities.
Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the following statement after the seven Colorado River Basin states agreed to the submission of a Lower Basin proposal for analysis under the Bureau of Reclamation’s draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS).

Bennet, Durbin, Peters Introduce New Bill To Respond To Immediate Needs At Our Southern Border And In Colorado

Senators’ Bill Provides Immediate Assistance To Border Officials and Authorities To Help Secure The Border & Efficiently Process Asylum Seekers; Also Provides Support To Communities That Receive Asylum Seekers

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Gary Peters (D-Mich.) to introduce legislation to respond to the immediate needs on our southern border and interior states following the expiration of the Title 42 public health emergency order.

Bennet, Hickenlooper, Neguse Introduce Colorado Judgeship Act to Add Three Judicial Seats to Colorado’s District Court

Responding to the District of Colorado’s Need for Additional Support, the Senators’ Legislation Would Add Seats to the Bench for the First Time Since 1984

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper and Colorado U.S. Representative Joe Neguse introduced the Colorado Judgeship Act to add three district judges to the District Court of Colorado.

Bennet, Welch Reintroduce Landmark Legislation to Establish Federal Commission to Oversee Digital Platforms

Amid Calls for AI and Social Media Regulation, This First-of-Its-Kind Legislation Would Empower an Expert Federal Agency to Provide Comprehensive Oversight of Digital Platforms

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and U.S. Senator Peter Welch (D-Vt.) introduced the Digital Platform Commission Act, the first-ever legislation in Congress to create an expert federal agency to provide comprehensive regulation of digital platforms to protect consumers, promote competition, and defend the public interest.

Bennet, Hickenlooper, Shaheen Introduce Bill to Protect U.S. Service Members' Access to Protected Leave for Reproductive Health Care Services

Last Night, Bennet Delivered Remarks on the Senate Floor For a Fifth Time to Defend Service Members’ Access to Reproductive Health Care

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper joined U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) to introduce the Protecting Service Members and Military Families’ Access to Health Care Act.

Bennet To Join White House and USDA Leaders to Welcome Nearly $11 Billion Investment to Advance Clean Energy Across Rural America

With Inflation Reduction Act Funding, Two New Programs Will Support Clean and Affordable Energy, New Jobs, and Healthier Communities

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet will join U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack and Biden Administration leaders at the White House to announce nearly $11 billion in grants and loan opportunities to help rural energy and utility providers bring affordable, reliable clean energy to their communities across the country.

Bennet, Klobuchar, Booker Push to Regulate AI-Generated Content in Political Ads

Legislation Would Require Disclaimers On Political Ads With AI-Generated Content

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, a member of the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration with oversight over federal elections, joined Rules Committee Chairwoman Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-N.J.) to introduce the REAL Political Ads Act.

Ahead of Mother’s Day, Bennet, Boozman, Bipartisan House Colleagues Introduce Bill to Reduce Premature Births

The PREEMIE Act Renews Programs Aimed At Understanding The Causes Of Preterm Birth And Improving Infant Health Outcomes

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-Ark.) alongside U.S. Representatives Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.), Mariannette Miller-Meeks (R-Iowa), Robin Kelly (D-Ill.), and Michael Burgess (R-Texas) introduced legislation to improve pregnancy outcomes and infant health by continuing research and education programs aimed at preventing preterm births.