Colorado Congressional Delegation Pushes for Colorado Spaceport to Boost State's Aerospace Sector

FAA Designation Would Allow for Spacecraft to Be Launched from Colorado

Highlighting Colorado’s leadership in space research and development, the Colorado Congressional delegation is expressing its support for the creation of a spaceport in Colorado. The entire Colorado Congressional delegation, including Senators Michael Bennet and Mark Udall and Representatives Diana DeGette, Mike Coffman, ...
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) and a bipartisan group of 31 senators today sent a letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Thomas Vilsack and U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Ambassador Ron Kirk in support of American bison exports. The letter urges the administration to provide ...

Bennet: Long-Grounded FAA Bill Good for Colorado Consumers, Airports, Economy

Senate Approves Federal Aviation Administration Bill After Years of Delay

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today voted to give final approval to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization Bill. The vote comes after numerous delays in Congress, which included 23 temporary extensions and one partial shutdown of the FAA over the course of five years. The shutdown and uncertainty created b...

Bennet, Udall Welcome Move by Susan G. Komen for the Cure to Reverse Planned Parenthood Decision

Denver and Aspen Komen Affiliates Stood up for Women's Health, Played Crucial Role in Reversal

Colorado U.S. Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet today welcomed the decision by Susan G. Komen for the Cure to reinstate funding to Planned Parenthood for breast cancer screenings. And they applauded the efforts by Komen's Denver and Aspen affiliates, which helped convince their parent group to change its position. In a lette...