Bennet, Hickenlooper Celebrate President Biden Signing Into Law The Amache National Historic Site Act

Legislation Passed the Senate Last Month Following Bennet’s Push to Pass It By Unanimous Consent

Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper celebrated President Joe Biden signing into law the Amache National Historic Site Act, their legislation to establish Amache, a former Japanese American incarceration facility outside of Granada, Colorado, as part of the National Park System.

Bennet Welcomes USDA Appointments to the Colorado Farm Service Agency State Committee

USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack Appointed Todd Hagenbuch, Aquino Gallegos, Gary Frank, Tom Parks, and Jeni Lamb Rogers

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, a member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, welcomed the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) appointment of Todd Hagenbuch, Aquino Gallegos, Gary Frank, Tom Parks, and Jeni Lamb Rogers to serve on the Colorado USDA FSA state committee.

Bennet, Hickenlooper Statement on VA Recommendations to Review Commission

Senators Previously Expressed Concern that the VA’s Recommendations Would Be Based on Outdated, Pre-Pandemic Data

Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper released the following statement on the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recommendations for the Asset and Infrastructure Review (AIR) Commission.

Bennet, Hickenlooper Request Information on Efforts to Protect the United States from Russian Cyber Threats

After the U.S. Announced Trade and Energy Penalties on Russia and Approved $14 Billion in Aid for Ukraine, Senators Request Information from Homeland Security Secretary on Efforts to Protect Critical Infrastructure and Businesses from Retaliatory Russian Cyberattacks

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper joined U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) and Mike Rounds (R-S.D.) and several bipartisan colleagues in a letter to U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas requesting information on efforts to protect the United States from Russian cyber and disinformation threats.

Bennet, Hickenlooper Join Bipartisan, Bicameral Call For Semiconductor Funding To Address Supply Chain Shortage

Lawmakers Call On Congressional Leadership To Get Legislation To Provide $52 Billion In Grant Funding To President’s Desk Immediately

U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and John Hickenlooper (D-Colo.) joined over 140 lawmakers in a letter urging Congressional leadership to quickly send the $52 billion dollars needed to fund the Creating Helpful Incentives for the Production of Semiconductors (CHIPS) for America Act to President Biden’s desk.

Bennet, Hickenlooper Urge SBA To Extend Deadline For Small Businesses To Repay Economic Injury Disaster Loans

60,000 Small Businesses in Colorado Have Benefited from the Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program as They Recover From the Pandemic

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper and several of their colleagues urged the Small Business Administration (SBA) to extend the deadline for Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) repayment to help small businesses in Colorado and across the country recover as the U.S. economy continues to improve.