ICYMI: What They’re Saying About How Bennet Secured $4 Billion in Drought Funding in The Inflation Reduction Act
Bennet Fought to Include New Funding in the Bill To Tackle Drought in the Colorado River Basin and Across the American West
Aug 10, 2022Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, chair of the Senate Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on Conservation, Climate, Forestry and Natural Resources, worked with U.S. Senators Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) and Mark Kelly (D-Ariz.) to secure $4 billion for the Bureau of Reclamation in the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) to address drought in the American West.