Bennet Requests Increased Funding to Hire Law Enforcement and Support Community Policing

In Letter to Senate Committee on Appropriations, Bennet and His Colleagues Request $537 Million for the COPS Hiring Program In Fiscal Year 2023

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and a group of his colleagues this week requested increased funding for the Department of Justice’s Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) Hiring Program in the Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 appropriations bill.

Bennet, Hickenlooper Push for SAFE Banking Act To Be Included in Bipartisan Innovation and Competition Bill

Bipartisan Group of Senators Call for Cannabis Businesses To Be Able to Access Safe & Secure Banking Services

Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper joined their colleagues in a bipartisan letter urging congressional leadership to include the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act of 2021 in the final version of the Bipartisan Innovation and Competition legislation currently being negotiated between the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives.

Bennet Unveils Legislation to Provide Lasting Support to Colorado’s Energy Communities Facing Economic Transition

New Bill Written With Input from Northwest Colorado Leaders Would Support Economic Development and Diversification in Communities That Have Historically Relied on Fossil Fuels to Power Their Economies

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet introduced the National Energy Community Transition Act to support economic development and diversification in communities across Colorado that have historically relied on fossil fuel-related power generation, production, or extraction and now face significant declines in tax revenue that sustain core public services, such as hospitals and schools.

Bennet, Hickenlooper Applaud Historic Announcement to Make Internet Affordable for 48 Million Households

Program Created Under the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Is Based on Bennet-Backed Legislation

Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper applauded President Joe Biden’s announcement of commitments from internet providers across the country that will lower high-speed internet costs for millions of American families through the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP).

Bennet, Stabenow, Coons Lead Request to Include Funding for Farm Bill Conservation Programs in Fiscal Year 2023 Budget

Senators Also Ask for $1 Billion to Continue to Increase Conservation Operations, Help Ensure Farmers, Ranchers, & Foresters Can Be Part of the Climate Solution

Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), a member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.), Chairwoman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, and Chris Coons (D-Del.) led their colleagues in requesting full funding for Farm Bill Conservation Programs in the Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 budget.