Bennet Announces Subcommittee Chairmanships in the 118th Congress

Bennet Will Again Chair the Senate Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Climate, Forestry, and Natural Resources

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet announced he will again chair the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry’s Subcommittee on Conservation, Climate, Forestry, and Natural Resources.

Bennet, Hickenlooper Join Senate Resolution Condemning GOP Plan to Raise Taxes

National Sales Tax Would Hit Working Families With 30 Percent Cost Increase On Groceries, Gas, Clothing And More

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet, a member of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee, and John Hickenlooper joined their colleagues in a Senate resolution opposing Republicans’ plan to implement a national sales tax that would increase prices on all goods and services by 30 percent.

Bennet Questions IRS Commissioner Nominee Danny Werfel on TABOR Payments, Werfel Commits to Working with Colorado Ahead of Next Filing Season

Bennet Serves as Chair of Senate Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on Taxation and Oversight

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, the new chair of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on Taxation and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Oversight, questioned Danny Werfel, nominee for IRS Commissioner, on the recent clarification by the IRS that it would not tax Coloradans’ TABOR payments.
Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper, and Colorado U.S. Representatives Joe Neguse and Brittany Pettersen welcomed an announcement from the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) of $37 million from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) and the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) to mitigate wildfire risks in Colorado’s Arapahoe, Roosevelt and Pike-San Isabel National Forests.

Bennet Welcomes Nearly $1 Billion from Biden Administration to Address the Western Water and Climate Crisis

Departments of Agriculture and Interior Announce Historic Climate Investments and New Strategy to Address Western Drought

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet welcomed nearly $1 billion from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) to address the Western water crisis and to invest in environmentally-friendly farming practices.