Bennet Highlights the Cost of America’s Broken Immigration System, Calls for End to Partisan Games and for Bipartisan, Comprehensive Reform in Floor Speech

Humanitarian Crises at the Border, Workforce Shortages, Continued Uncertainty Further Underscore the Urgent Need for Immigration Reform

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet highlighted the cost of America’s broken immigration system for the nation and called for an end to partisan games and for passing comprehensive, bipartisan reform.

After Calls from Bennet, Department of Transportation Selects New Carrier to Provide Essential Air Service at San Luis Valley Regional Airport

Last Month, Bennet Called on DOT to Quickly Find a New Carrier After SkyWest Airlines Discontinued Essential Air Service to Alamosa

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet applauded the Department of Transportation (DOT) for swiftly selecting Key Lime Air Corporation (dba Denver Air Connection) as a new airline carrier to provide Essential Air Service (EAS) for the San Luis Valley Regional Airport.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and a group of his colleagues introduced the bipartisan LIHTC Financing Enabling Long-term Investment in Neighborhood Excellence (LIFELINE) Act to improve state and local governments’ ability to use Fiscal Recovery Plan Funds for the nation’s largest affordable housing funding tool, the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC).

Bennet, King, Portman Celebrate Funding to Deliver Affordable, High-Speed Internet to Every American

Today’s Funding Announcement for the Broadband Equity, Access and Deployment (BEAD) Program Based on the Senators’ Bipartisan BRIDGE Act

Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), Angus King (I-Maine), and Rob Portman (R-Ohio) celebrated the launch of the Biden Administration’s initiative to invest $45 billion to provide affordable, reliable, high-speed internet for every American by the end of the decade as part of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.

Bennet, Colleagues Push Infant Formula Manufacturers To Address Crisis, Get Formula On Shelves As Soon As Possible

Senators Call On Infant Formula Manufacturers To Increase Production, Prevent Future Supply Chain Disruption, And Get Formula To Parents

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined over 30 of his Senate Democratic colleagues in sending a letter to Mardi Mountford, President of the Infant Nutrition Council of America, calling on infant formula manufacturers to make every effort possible to get parents and families the formula they need to feed their kids.

Bennet Introduces Landmark Legislation to Establish Federal Commission to Oversee Digital Platforms

First-of-Its-Kind Legislation Would Empower an Expert Federal Body to Provide Comprehensive Oversight of Digital Platforms

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet introduced the Digital Platform Commission Act, the first-ever legislation in Congress to create an expert federal body empowered to provide comprehensive, sector-specific regulation of digital platforms to protect consumers, promote competition, and defend the public interest.

Bennet Requests Increased Funding to Hire Law Enforcement and Support Community Policing

In Letter to Senate Committee on Appropriations, Bennet and His Colleagues Request $537 Million for the COPS Hiring Program In Fiscal Year 2023

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and a group of his colleagues this week requested increased funding for the Department of Justice’s Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) Hiring Program in the Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 appropriations bill.

Bennet, Hickenlooper Push for SAFE Banking Act To Be Included in Bipartisan Innovation and Competition Bill

Bipartisan Group of Senators Call for Cannabis Businesses To Be Able to Access Safe & Secure Banking Services

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper joined their colleagues in a bipartisan letter urging congressional leadership to include the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act of 2021 in the final version of the Bipartisan Innovation and Competition legislation currently being negotiated between the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives.