Bennet Leads Senate Colleagues in Request for Failsafe Mechanism to Secure Savings in Health Care Reform

In Letter to Reid, Lawmakers Stress Importance of Delivering on Expected Cost Savings of Bill

Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado-joined by Senators Kay Hagan, Evan Bayh, Claire McCaskill and Mark Warner-is leading an effort to urge Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to include a failsafe mechanism in the final version of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The measure would ensure that Congress keeps to t...
Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, along with Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy called on President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, and Speaker Pelosi to request the "inclusion of language that repeals the Federal antitrust exemption for health insurers and medical malpractice insurers in the final Patient Prot...
Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, announced today that National Jewish Medical Center's Center for Respiratory Biodefense is on track to receive $2.4 Million in federal funding for the continued development of a Respiratory Biodefense Initiative. The funding was included at Bennet's request in the Defense appropriations ...