Bennet, Hickenlooper Welcome Additional Recovery Funds for Glenwood Canyon

The Department of Transportation (DOT) Will Provide Colorado with $9.7 Million for I-70 Damage

Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper welcomed $9.7 million to reimburse the state’s cleanup of the damage to Interstate 70 (I-70) through Glenwood Canyon caused by extreme mudslides last year.

ICYMI: Bennet Touts Bipartisan Efforts to Expand Broadband Access and Close the Digital Divide At Telecommunications Conference

Bennet Highlights Broadband Provisions in Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, Modeled On His BRIDGE Act with Senators Portman and King

Yesterday, at the annual National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA) conference in Denver, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet highlighted the progress Congress has made to expand access to high-speed, affordable broadband and close the digital divide.

ICYMI: GRAND JUNCTION DAILY SENTINEL EDITORIAL BOARD: “Make Camp Hale a monument”

“...We can show the men who trained at Camp Hale our thanks and respect by protecting this place that is so important to Colorado’s history and the history of our armed services.”

Today, the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel editorial board endorsed Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet’s effort to make Camp Hale and the Tenmile Range a national monument.

Bennet, Hickenlooper Announce $25 Million in Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Funds to Cap Orphan Oil & Gas Wells Across Colorado

In Addition to Capping 710 Leaking Wells, Funds will Create Good-Paying Jobs and Prioritize Environmental Justice

Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper welcomed news that Colorado will receive an initial $25 million in grant funds from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to create jobs cleaning up orphaned oil and gas wells across the state.

Bennet, Hickenlooper, Polis, Neguse Urge President Biden to Use Antiquities Act and Other Presidential Authorities to Protect Landscapes In the CORE Act

Letter Follows USDA Secretary Vilsack’s Visit to Camp Hale & His Support for Exploring New Protections for Colorado Public Lands

Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper, Colorado Governor Jared Polis, and Colorado U.S. Representative Joe Neguse urged President Joe Biden to use his Presidential authorities, including the Antiquities Act, to protect the landscapes included in the Colorado Outdoor Recreation & Economy (CORE) Act.

Bennet Welcomes USDA Secretary Vilsack’s Commitment to Protecting Colorado Public Lands

Bennet, Vilsack Toured Camp Hale with Hickenlooper, Polis, and Neguse; Heard From CORE Act Supporters; Vilsack Committed To Discussing Protections For Colorado Public Lands With President Biden

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet welcomed U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack’s commitment to protecting Colorado’s public lands after their visit to Camp Hale with Colorado U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper, Colorado Governor Jared Polis, and Colorado U.S. Representative Joe Neguse and meeting with supporters of the Colorado Outdoor Recreation & Economy (CORE) Act.