Uncompahgre Plateau Restoration Project Wins Landscape Restoration Grant

Colorado Front Range Landscape Restoration Project Also Selected For Grant To Help Improve Forest Health and Water Quality

Washington, DC – U.S. Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet today applauded the selection of the Uncompahgre Plateau project to receive $446,000 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to promote healthier, safer and more productive public lands. The Uncompahgre Plateau restoration was one of ten projects nationwi...

Bennet Statement on 75th Anniversary of Social Security

Social Security is a Sacred Trust with Our Seniors that We Must Fight to Strengthen, Protect

Washington, DC – Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, released the following statement honoring the 75th anniversary of Social Security, which will take place on Saturday. “For 75 years, Social Security has empowered retired Americans to live longer, more independently and with dignity,” said Bennet. &ldq...
Washington, DC: Michael Bennet, senador de los Estados Unidos para Colorado, hizo la siguiente declaración conmemorando a 75to aniversario del Seguro Social. "Por 75 años, el Seguro Social ha ayudado a Americanos jubilado vivir más tiempo, con más independencia y con dignidad," dijo Bennet. "Ha proporc...

Expansión de los Beneficios de Ley para Soldados Obtiene Aprobación en Comité

Proyecto de ley Parecido a Propuesta de Bennet Avanza

Michael Bennet, senador de los Estados Unidos para Colorado, aplaudió hoy la aprobación por la parte del Comité de Asuntos de Veteranos en el Senado de una expansión de los beneficios de educación para los miembros de la Guardia Nacional que fue apoyada por Bennet. El comité aprobó e...
Washington, DC – Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, applauded the Senate’s passage of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 to reduce childhood hunger, promote health through improved nutritional quality, reduce childhood obesity and improve program efficiency. The bipartisan, fiscally responsible bill, whic...

Bennet Signs on to Bill to Prevent Dangerous Dispersants

While It Took More Than 100 Days to Come This Close to Stopping Leak, Congress Has Still Not Acted on Important Measures

Washington, DC – As the cement cap for the gushing oil well in the Gulf of Mexico near completion, more than 100 days after the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon rig, U.S. Senator Michael Bennet has signed on to an effort to require better testing, approval and disclosure of the health effects of dispersants used in response...

Expansion of Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits Get Committee Approval

Bill Similar to Bennet Proposal Advances

Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, today applauded the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee’s passage of an expansion of education benefits for National Guard members advocated for by Bennet. The committee approved the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act, which includes language similar to provisi...