Today, in a letter to Congressional leaders, entrepreneur and philanthropist Howard Schultz and more than 100 current and former prominent CEOs of some of America’s largest companies, major trade associations, and successful small businesses, expressed support for the RESTART Act – bipartisan legislation introduced by U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Todd Young (R-Ind.).
Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, Co-Chair of the Senate Olympics Caucus, and U.S. Senators Mitt Romney (R-Utah), Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) urged the U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to assist members of Team USA and support staff seeking to travel abroad in preparation for the upcoming Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Bennet Urges Administration to Rectify Immigration Enforcement and Detention Policies That Violate Standards Put in Place During and Prior to the Pandemic

ICE Hasn’t Adequately Treated Detainees Who Tested Positive, Demonstrated Serious Symptoms of COVID-19

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet pressed the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to fix the unjust immigration enforcement and detention policies this Administration continues to enforce during the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) pandemic.

Bennet, Gardner Make Bipartisan Push to Support Physician Training Programs in Rural Communities

Senators: “Rural hospitals have been significantly impacted by revenue losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and without federal action, we are concerned that some may be forced to discontinue their physician training programs to remain open.”

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D) and Cory Gardner (R) are making a bipartisan push, along with U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.), John Barrasso (R-Wyo.), Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.), Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.), Michael Rounds (R-S.D.), and Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.), to support physician training programs in rural communities to strengthen and maintain a physician workforce for the future, especially in rural areas.

Bennet, Intelligence Committee Democrats Demand Answers from Homeland Security Intelligence on Role in Portland Protests

Senators Express Concern about Multiple Press Revelations Regarding Domestic Surveillance Conducted by DHS Office of Intelligence & Analysis

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and his fellow Democrats on the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee sent a letter to Acting Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Intelligence and Analysis Brian Murphy demanding that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) provide information to the Committee about the role its Office of Intelligence and Analysis (I&A) has played in responding to the protests in Portland, Oregon.

Bennet, 35 Colleagues Push for Support of School Meal Programs Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Senators Also Call for Additional Support to Help Schools Deliver Meals to Low-Income Students

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and 35 of his Senate colleagues are urging the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to continue critical flexibilities that have allowed students to access much-needed meals throughout the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.