Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the following statement on the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s (USPTO) selection of office space in downtown Denver for the new satellite patent office. The USPTO signed a lease at the Byron G. Rogers Building at 1960 Stout Street. “This brings us one step closer to ope...

Bennet Holds Field Hearing on Preserving Educational Opportunities for Native American Students

Bennet Introduced Bill to Help States Maintain Native American Tuition Waivers

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today held a field hearing of the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) at the Colorado State Capitol to highlight the need for legislation that will help preserve opportunities for Native American students to attend college. “In just the last 11 years, th...
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today toured the newly-opened Mt. Carmel Health, Wellness and Community Center in Trinidad. The center was converted from the Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, one of five historical churches in Colorado. “Coloradans across rural communities like Las Animas County are familiar with the challen...
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the following statement on the 50th anniversary of the Fryingpan-Arkansas Project. Bennet is attending the 50th anniversary commemoration dinner Friday evening and the celebration at Lake Pueblo State Park Saturday. “The Fryingpan-Arkansas Project is a great example of people ...
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated Weld County as a primary natural disaster area due to hail, high winds and flash flooding that occurred in June. “Colorado continues to be affected by adverse weather conditions that have made it difficult for farme...

Bennet: DREAMers Can Apply for Deferred Action

New Webpage Provides Information, Answers Questions

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security today began accepting applications for deferred action from undocumented young people who were brought to the United States through no fault of their own as children. Deferred action offers a chance for undocumented young people, who meet several key criteria, to apply for legal work in the ...