Congress Heeds Request by Udall, Bennet, Approves Greater Help for Farmers in Emergency Appropriations Bill

At Senators' Request, Bill Increases Loans for Farmers this Fiscal Year

Washington, D.C. - U.S. Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet joined their colleagues in the Senate in approving increased funding for the Farm Service Agency's (FSA) loan programs in the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations bill. The funding will help Colorado farmers struggling to get loans as a result of the credit crunch. ...
Washington, DC - Today, in a hearing before the Senate Banking Committee, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner answered questions on the Obama Administration's proposal to modernize the American financial regulatory system. In the hearing, Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado and a member of the Senate Banking Committee, exam...
Washington, DC - Highlighting Colorado's unique position as a leader in the new energy economy, Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, hosted Spirae Distributive Energy, a Fort Collins-based Smart Grid integration company, at a Green Jobs Summit in the Senate today. Bennet nominated the company to represent Colorado at the ev...