Bennet, Colleagues Introduce Legislation to Create ‘Health Force’ to Mobilize Americans and Combat the Coronavirus Pandemic

Health Force Would Train and Employ Job-Seeking Americans to Address COVID-19 Public Health Challenges, Bolster Nation’s Public Health Infrastructure, and Aid Equitable Vaccine Distribution and Administration

Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.), Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), and eight of their Democratic colleagues introduced legislation to create a Health Force to mobilize Americans and combat the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.
Today, Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D) and John Hickenlooper (D) and Colorado Governor Jared Polis (D) announced that the state of Colorado has been awarded $181 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public Assistance Program to support Colorado’s free, quick, and easy Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) testing sites across the state.

Bennet, McEachin Request Incoming Biden Administration Return to Science-Based Accounting for the Cost of Climate Change

Letter Highlights Importance of Accurately Evaluating the Cost of Carbon Pollution for Fighting the Climate Crisis

Today, U.S. Senator Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and U.S. Representative A. Donald McEachin (D-Va.) called on the incoming Biden Administration to reinstate a science-based process to evaluate and apply the cost of climate change in government decision-making—a key step toward taking up readily available climate solutions that will help protect families, businesses, and communities.