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, Alexander, Franken, Burr Introducen Proyecto de Ley Bipartidista para Mejorar los Logros de Estudiantes con Intervención Temprana

Acto Apoyarí­a Programas Que Han Demostrado Resultados Para Enfrentar Problemas Académicos y Disciplinarios Temprano y Reducir la Sobre-identificación de Estudiantes con Incapacidades

Washington, DC: Senadores Michael Bennet (D -Colorado), Lamar Alexander (R -Tennessee), Al Franken (D-Minn.) y Richard Burr (R-Carolina del Norte) hoy presentaron un proyecto de ley para mejorar el rendimiento académico de estudiantes, reducir la sobre-identificación de los niños con incapacidades y problemas d...

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...
Washington, D.C. – After working for months to protect a key Centers for Disease Control (CDC) lab in Fort Collins from drastic budget cuts that would have put nearly 100 jobs in peril, U.S. Sens. Mark Udall and Michael Bennet today applauded the announcement that the Senate Appropriations Committee has included a request mad...

Bennet-Backed Proposal to Increase Transparency, Accountability of Earmark Process Clears Key Committee Hurdle

Would Make Washington More Accountable to American People by Shedding Light on Federal Funding for Projects

Washington, DC – A bill cosponsored by Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator from Colorado, to increase transparency and accountability in the earmark process cleared a key committee hurdle this week, as the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs voted 11 to 5 to move the Earmark Transparency Act of 2010 to the f...