Ahead of HELP Committee Hearing on Superbugs, Bennet, Young Call on Congress to Pass Their PASTEUR Act

Bipartisan, Bicameral PASTEUR Act Would Support Development of Innovative Antibiotics to Treat Resistant Infections and Improve Appropriate Antibiotic Use

Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Todd Young (R-Ind.) released the following statement ahead of a U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor & Pensions (HELP) Committee hearing on the effect of antimicrobial resistance on modern medicine:
Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, Colorado Governor Jared Polis, U.S. Congressman Joe Neguse, National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) Associate Administrator Doug Kinkoph, and broadband contributors from across the state shared plans for the more than $826 million awarded to Colorado from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law’s Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment (BEAD) program.

Bennet, Daines Reintroduce Bill to Stop the Spread of Aquatic Invasive Species Across the West

Stop the Spread of Invasive Mussels Act Strengthens Preventative Efforts to Protect Water Infrastructure and Ecosystems from Invasive Mussels

U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Steve Daines (R-Mont.) reintroduced the Stop the Spread of Invasive Mussels Act, legislation to slow the movement of aquatic invasive species, like zebra and quagga mussels, into Colorado, Montana, and other Western States.

Bennet Urges Digital Platforms and AI Developers to Label AI-Generated Content, Stop the Spread of Misinformation

“We have already seen evidence of generative AI being used to create and share false images,” said Bennet. “Continued inaction endangers our democracy.”

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet called on the leaders of major technology and generative artificial intelligence (AI) companies – including Meta, Alphabet, Microsoft, Twitter, TikTok, and OpenAI – to identify and label AI-generated content, and to take steps to limit the spread of AI-generated content designed to mislead users.

Support Grows for Bipartisan, Bicameral PREEMIE Act

Over 80 Maternal and Infant Health Organizations Send Letter Supporting the Only Federal Law Dedicated to Preventing Preterm Birth

Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and John Boozman (R-Ark.) alongside U.S. Representatives Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.), Mariannette Miller-Meeks (R-Iowa), Robin Kelly (D-Ill.), and Michael Burgess (R-Texas) welcomed growing support for their Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers who deliver Infants Early (PREEMIE) Reauthorization Act of 2023 from 84 maternal and infant health organizations.