Following a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) report that revealed details of dire conditions endured by children and migrants at detention facilities across the country and highlighted systemic problems in our immigration system, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet this week called on the agency to provide its plan for rectifying the administration’s unacceptable handling of the crisis on the border.

Bennet, Senate Colleagues: Census Should Stay On Schedule, Omit Citizenship Question

Senators Urge Commerce Secretary To Print Census Materials Without Citizenship Question, Avoid Delays

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined a group of 28 senators led by Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI) in calling on Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to meet the administration’s previously set deadline of July 1 to begin printing materials for the 2020 Census and stop all efforts to include a politically motivated question about citizenship.
Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet applauded the House Committee on Natural Resources’ passage of the Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy (CORE) Act, a significant step toward conserving and protecting approximately 400,000 acres of public land in Colorado, preserving wild places, and boosting the state’s outdoor economy.