Bennet, Alexander, Franken, Burr Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Improve Student Achievement with Early Intervention

Bill Would Support Proven Programs that Address Academic, Disciplinary Problems Early and Reduce Over-Identification of Students with Disabilities

Washington, DC – U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), Al Franken (D-Minn.) and Richard Burr (R-N.C.) today introduced a bill to improve student academic achievement, reduce over-identification of children with disabilities and reduce disciplinary problems in schools by intervening early. The Ach...

Bennet Commends Colorado School District Education Grant Awards Winners

Denver and St. Vrain Valley School District Will Receive i3 Grants

Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, today commended Denver Public Schools and St. Vrain Valley School District for winning Investing in Innovation (i3) grants from the U.S. Department of Education. The grants are awarded to applicants with a record of improving student achievement and attainment. “This is excellent n...

Bennet: Important Step Forward for Effort to Protect Teacher Jobs, Colorado's Most Vulnerable

Bennet Led Effort to Request Medicaid Funding Extension to Aid States

Washington, DC – Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, released the following statement after the Senate moved forward legislation to provide emergency resources to prevent widespread layoffs of teachers and protect access to Medicaid services for Colorado’s kids and vulnerable populations: “Today brings lo...

Bennet Mueve Para Mejorar la Seguridad de Drogas de los Estados Unidos para Familias de Colorado

2009 Vio un Record de 1,742 Drogas Retiradas - un Aumento Del 400 Por Ciento Del Año Pasado

Washington, DC - Michael Bennet, senador de los Estados Unidos para Colorado, está haciendo un esfuerzo para proteger a los consumidores y a las familias de Colorado, mejorando la seguridad y la calidad de las drogas de U.S. Como preocupaciones continúan sobre la seguridad y la calidad de los medicamentos vendidos y...

Bennet: Senate Has A Chance to Protect Teacher Jobs, Colorado's Most Vulnerable

Urges Senate to Approve Bill to Protect Teacher Jobs, Access to Medicaid Services

Washington, DC – Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, released the following statement urging the Senate to approve legislation that will provide emergency funding to prevent widespread layoffs of teachers and protect access to Medicaid services for Colorado’s kids and vulnerable populations: “The Senate h...