Bennet Cosponsors "No Hearing, No Vote Act"

Requires A Committee Hearing for All Fast-Tracked Reconciliation Bills, Like President Trump’s Health Care Bill, Before A Final Senate Vote

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today joined his Democratic colleagues in announcing new legislation - the No Hearing, No Vote Act - that would require any legislation going through the fast-tracked reconciliation process, including President Trump's health care bill that Republicans are currently drafting in private, have at least one committee hearing and be reported out by at least one of the instructed Senate Committees before the full Senate is permitted to consider it.

Bennet, Gardner Announce Grant for San Luis Valley Local Foods Coalition

USDA Grant Will Advance Farm to School Programs

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Cory Gardner (R-CO) today announced that the San Luis Valley (SLV) Local Foods Coalition will receive $99,866 in funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to fund farm to school programs in the SLV's fourteen rural districts.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today issued the following statement regarding the "March Against Sharia," an anti-Muslim protest taking place in more than 20 cities across the country.

Bennet Announces Grant for Colorado State

USDA Grant Will Fund Study of New Potato Pathogens

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D) and Cory Gardner (R) this week announced that Colorado State University (CSU) will receive $264,600 in funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to study the spread of pathogens in U.S potato crops.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today issued the following statement following Former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee: