Bennet To Kickoff 'Fighting for Colorado Families' Statewide Tour In Visit to Grand, Jackson Counties

Will Visit With Workers at Hazardous Fuel Mitigation Site, Tour Rocky Mountain Pellet Factory, Hold Roundtable Discussion W/ Area Ag Leaders

On Thursday, August 13, 2009, Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, will kick off his "Fighting for Colorado Families" statewide tour on a visit to Grand and Jackson Counties. Over the August recess, Michael is meeting with Coloradans in towns and cities across the state to hear first-hand their ideas on how we can build a s...
Aspen, CO -Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, Tuesday, August 10, 2009, at 8:30 AM MT will meet with Roaring Fork Transit Authority CEO Dan Blankenship and other RFTA officials in a roundtable meeting to discuss the group's efforts to respond to the region's transit needs with a focus on clean energy technologies including ...

MCCASKILL, BENNET INTRODUCE SENATE PAYGO BILL

Requires Congress to find a way to pay for all new spending

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senators Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and Michael Bennet (D-CO) today introduced legislation that would force Congress to rein in run-away spending and bring new fiscal restraint to Washington. The legislation, known as Pay-As-You-Go (PAYGO), would require Congress to find a way to pay for all new entitlement sp...

Udall, Bennet Join Senate to Approve Critical Support for Colorado Farmers and Ranchers

Agriculture Appropriations Bill Increases Loan-Aid to Farmers, Funds Critical Research at CSU and Great Plains Research Station in Akron

Washington, D.C. - U.S. Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet joined the Senate Tuesday evening to pass a bill that increases access to credit for farmers and ranchers. The Senators were instrumental in ensuring the bill included support for Colorado's farmers, who are struggling as a result of low commodity prices and the credit...