On the Senator Floor, Bennet Answers the Question: What's in it for You?

In Speech, Bennet Discusses How the Senate Health Reform Bill Will Help Middle Class Families and Reduce the Deficit

As debate continued on the Senate health care reform bill today, Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, delivered a speech discussing how The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will help hard-working families and reduce the federal deficit. Bennet noted the Congressional Budget Office's report showing that the reform bi...

Bennet: It's Past Time to Call Attention to Indefensible Injustice Committed Against Hispanic Farmers & Ranchers in Colorado

In Speech, Bennet Pushes for Solution to Help Hispanic Farmers Resolve Civil Rights Complaints

In a speech on the Senate floor, Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, called attention to the "indefensible injustices" committed against minority farmers and ranchers in Colorado and across the country. The speech comes on the heels of his letter with Senator Udall urging a swift and equitable resolution of discrimination la...

Bennet: Ya Es hora De Llamar Atención a Las Injusticias Indefensibles Cometidas Contra Agricultores y Ganaderos Hispanos en Colorado

En Discurso, Bennet Pide Solución Que Ayude A Resolver Las Quejas de Agricultores Hispanos Sobre Sus Derechos Civiles

Michael Bennet, U.S. senador para Colorado, llamó atención a las “injusticias indefendibles” cometidas contra agricultores y ganaderos de Colorado. El discurso viene tras su carta, escrita con el Senador Udall y otros líderes del Congreso, pidiéndole al Congreso que trabaje con el Departament...

Udall, Bennet: $92.5 Million for Weapons Destruction at Pueblo Chemical Depot Approved by Senate

Funding Included in Senate Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill

Mark Udall and Michael Bennet, U.S. Senators for Colorado, announced today that the Pueblo Chemical Depot is on track to receive $92.5 million in new federal funding for construction of a facility to destroy chemical weapons stored there. The funding was included in the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs appropriations bi...

Bennet: Army's Decision to Pursue More Litigation Sends Hostile Message to Farmers and Ranchers in Southern Colorado

In Letter to U.S. Attorney General and Army Secretary, Bennet Urges End to Litigation and Immediate Withdrawal of Court Appeal

Today, in a letter to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and Army Secretary John McHugh, Michael Bennet urged the Army to acknowledge the flawed nature of its 2007 environmental impact analysis on the proposed expansion at Pinon Canyon and asked that the Army immediately withdraw its plans to appeal the U.S. District Court's recent ...