Bennet, Baldwin, Colleagues Call on FDA to Change Discriminatory Blood Donation Policies to Address National Blood Supply Shortage

The Red Cross Declared Its First-Ever National Blood Supply Shortage, Posing A Risk to Patients

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) and a group of their colleagues in a letter to Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Acting Commissioner Janet Woodcock urging them to act on the most up to date science and update their discriminatory blood donor deferral policies for men who have sex with men (MSM).

Bennet, Crow, Schiff Meet with Department of Defense and Intelligence Community Leadership in Colorado, Highlight Colorado’s Extensive Role in Space Operations

As the Nexus of National Security Space Operations, Colorado is the Most Strategic Home for U.S. Space Command Headquarters

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, a member of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, and U.S. Representatives Jason Crow (D-Colo.), a member of the U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, and Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), chairman of the U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, toured Buckley Space Force Base and met with leadership across the Department of Defense (DOD) and the Intelligence Community (IC) to discuss DoD and IC elements in Colorado key to U.S. space missions.

Bennet Announces A Record $125.6 Million to Help Colorado Families Cover Energy Costs This Winter

Thanks to Funding from the American Rescue Plan Act, Colorado Will Receive Nearly Double Its Typical Allocation for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet announced that Colorado will receive a record $125.6 million for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) to help Colorado families cover energy bills this winter.