Bennet, Murphy, Tester Introduce Bill to Provide Mental Health Services for Veterans with Other-Than-Honorable Discharges

Outlines Specific, Meaningful Ways the VA Would Provide Mental and Behavioral Health Services

U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO), Chris Murphy (D-CN), and Jon Tester (D-MT) today introduced the Honor Our Commitment Act, requiring the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide mental and behavioral health services to veterans who received other-than-honorable discharges.

Bennet Highlights Importance of Information and Transparency

Takes Actions During Sunshine Week to Promote Open Government

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet highlighted his efforts to improve government transparency and public access to information during "Sunshine Week," a week dedicated to emphasizing how an open government results in more accountability and a better democracy for all Americans.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet completed five town halls during the two days off from his Senate schedule, visiting Colorado Springs, Pueblo, Alamosa, Durango, and Grand Junction. He also visited the Delta County Memorial Hospital in Delta, Colorado.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today released the following statement on President's Trump federal budget blueprint, which would increase defense spending by $54 billion by cutting funding from more than a dozen agencies.