As City Budgets Stretch Thin, Udall, Bennet Announce Durango Police Department On Track to Receive $200,000 for Law Enforcement Efforts

CJS Appropriations Bill Contains Critical Funding to Improve Durango Police Department Interoperability, Fight Crime

Mark Udall and Michael Bennet, U.S. Senators for Colorado, announced today that the City of Durango is on track to receive $200,000 to boost the Durango Police Department's local law enforcement efforts and help southwest Colorado law enforcement agencies work together to fight crime. The funding for the Durango Police Department...

As Meth-Related Incidents Increase, Udall, Bennet Announce Jefferson County Officials On Track to Receive $100,000 to Fight Meth Trade

CJS Appropriations Bill Contains Critical Funding to Improve Collaboration Among Law Enforcement Officials to Fight Methamphetamine Use

Mark Udall and Michael Bennet, U.S. Senators for Colorado, announced today that Jefferson County law enforcement officials and the Colorado Department of Human Services Child Protection Intake is on track to receive $100,000 to fight methamphetamine use and trade in Jefferson County. The funding was approved as part of the Commer...
Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, released the following statement regarding the recent shootings at Fort Hood in Texas: "My thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of the victims of this senseless act of violence. An attack on any member of our military affects the entire community. "Though nothing will ...

Bennet, Udall Urge Immediate Action to Jumpstart Small Business Lending

Senators Urge Administration to Work Aggressively to Unlock the Small Business Credit Crunch

Michael Bennet and Mark Udall, U.S. Senators for Colorado, are pushing the Obama administration to support Colorado's - and the nation's - struggling small businesses by unlocking the credit lines typically offered by small, independent and community-based banks. Bennet, a member of the Senate Banking Committee, and Udall joined ...
Mark Udall and Michael Bennet, U.S. Senators for Colorado, today announced the 100-year-old Boulder Canyon Hydroelectric Project will get up to $1.18 million to replace two old turbines for higher efficiency and output. The funds, provided by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, are part of $30.6 million in funding announc...