Bennet, Feinstein, Crapo Introduce Bipartisan Amendment to Formally Authorize National Guard Fireguard Program

Amendment Would Give the Program Longer-Term Certainty and Stability to Help Communities Detect and Monitor Wildfires

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and U.S. Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), introduced an amendment to formally authorize the National Guard's Fireguard Program to help detect and monitor wildfires across the country.

Bennet Secures Historic Broadband Funding in Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Soon to Become Law

The Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Draws Directly on Bennet’s BRIDGE Act to Make Largest Broadband Investment in U.S. History

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the following statement highlighting the historic $65 billion of broadband funding in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), which draws directly on the bipartisan BRIDGE Act he authored and released in June with U.S. Senators Angus King (I-Maine) and Rob Portman (R-Ohio).

ICYMI: DURANGO HERALD: “Will Child Tax Credit Be Extended Another Year? Family Benefit Championed By Sen. Bennet Included in Build Back Better Plan”

“Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet spent the past four years advocating for a permanent expansion of the child tax credit…”

In case you missed it, the Durango Herald highlighted the effect of the enhanced Child Tax Credit (CTC) on Colorado families and U.S. Senator Michael Bennet’s (D-Colo.) effort to extend the stronger Child Tax Credit in the Build Back Better bill.

Bennet, Duckworth Announce Bipartisan Support for Bill to Create Nonpartisan, Independent Afghanistan War Commission

Legislation to Ensure Our Nation Learns the Right Lessons After 20 Years in Afghanistan Will be Offered as a Bipartisan Amendment to the NDAA

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, a member of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, and U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) announced that U.S. Senator Todd Young (R-Ind.) will co-sponsor the Afghanistan War Commission Act as an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

Bennet Introduces Bill to Close “Zombie Accounts” of Former Candidates

The ZOMBIE Act Would Require Politicians to Close Campaign Accounts if They Are No Longer Running for Office or Register as a Lobbyist or Foreign Agent

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet introduced the Zeroing Out Money for Buying Influence after Elections (ZOMBIE) Act. The bill would require politicians to close their campaign accounts if they are no longer running for federal office and before they register as a lobbyist or foreign agent.