Udall, Bennet Join Push to Make Japanese Beef Importation Rules Fair for Colorado Beef Producers

Senators Urge President Obama to Discuss Issues of Beef Trade with Japanese Prime Minister

Washington, DC – Mark Udall and Michael Bennet, U.S. Senators for Colorado, today joined 20 of their Senate colleagues in urging President Obama to discuss the issue of the beef trade during his meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan. In a letter to President Obama, the Senators urged him to call on Japan to change i...

Udall, Bennet Push for Disaster Loans for Small Businesses Damaged in Fourmile Canyon Fire

In Letter to Small Business Administrator, Udall, Bennet Call for Disaster Declaration for Areas Damaged By Fire

Washington, DC – Mark Udall and Michael Bennet, U.S. Senators for Colorado, today pushed for a Small Business Administration disaster declaration for areas damaged by the Fourmile Canyon fire to enable homeowners and businesses to obtain low-interest loans to help cover their uninsured losses from the fire. In a letter to ...
Washington, DC – Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, released the following statement after a motion to proceed to debate the Defense Authorization bill was blocked by a vote of 56 to 43. Sixty votes were needed to proceed to debate on the bill. Fifty-six senators voted in favor of beginning debate. “The D...
Washington, DC: Michael Bennet, senador de los Estados Unidos para Colorado, hoy se unió a una campaña para mejorar las herramientas disponibles a agencias policiacas para prevenir crímenes a través del establecimiento de normas para la recopilación de ADN en el momento de la detención. Ben...
Washington, DC – Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, today joined a push to enhance the tools available to law enforcement to prevent crimes by setting standards for DNA collection at the time of arrest. Bennet is an original cosponsor of The Katie Sepich Enhanced DNA Collection Act, which sets minimum standards for a...

Bennet: Tax Relief, Improved Access to Lending Finally on Its Way to Small Businesses

After Months of Delay, Senate Approves Bipartisan Small Business Jobs Act

Washington, DC – After months of delay, the Senate today passed the Small Business Jobs Act, which will help Colorado’s small businesses and entrepreneurs access the credit they need to start up, grow, create new jobs and keep our economy on the road to recovery. Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, voted to appro...

Bennet: Ayuda con Impuestos, Mejor Acceso a Préstamos Finalmente en Camino Para Empresas Pequeñas

Después de meses de retraso, el Senado aprueba Bipartidista Ley de Trabajo Para Empresas Pequeñas

Washington, DC: Después de meses de retraso, el Senado aprobó hoy la ley de trabajo para las empresas pequeñas (Small Business Jobs Act), cual ayudará a las empresas pequeñas y los empresarios de Colorado acceder el crédito que necesitan para arrancar sus negocios, crecer, crear nuevos pues...

Bennet Applauds House Passage of Rural Energy Bill, Urges Senate to Follow Suit

Bennet Leads Push for Bipartisan Bill to Promote Energy Efficiency, Create Jobs in Colorado's Rural Communities

Washington, DC – Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, today applauded House passage of the Rural Energy Savings Program Act, a bipartisan bill cosponsored by Bennet that promotes energy efficiency and creates jobs in rural communities. The bill, which will spur new investments in energy efficiency by providing rural ...