Bennets Bipartisan FAST Act Restores Year-Round Pell Grant Availability
Jan 19, 2016
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today released the following statement regarding the Administration's announcement that it will include a proposal to allow students to use Pell Grants year-round in its Fiscal Year 2017 budget request to Congress.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today congratulated Molly Kocialski on her swearing in as the Director of the Rocky Mountain Regional United States Patent and Trademark Office in Denver. Kocialski will lead the office with a focus on engaging the intellectual property communities in Colorado and eight other states.
Program would Improve Access to Critical Care and Services for Long Underserved Area
Jan 11, 2016
This week, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet sent a letter to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) urging it to consider starting a pilot project in the San Luis Valley to improve the delivery of health care and behavioral health care to rural veterans.
After Careful Consideration Bipartisan Committee Selects Three Candidates
Dec 31, 2015
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet announced that the bipartisan advisory committee he convened to recommend applicants to fill an upcoming vacancy on the U.S. District Court of Colorado has selected three nominees. After interviewing 11 candidates the committee chose Magistrate Judge Kristin Mix, Regina Rodriguez, and Sam Walker.
Student could earn grants to help pay for school by engaging in civic service
Dec 23, 2015
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet has introduced a bill to help put college back in reach for middle class families by giving students the opportunity to earn grant money or loan forgiveness by completing community or national service.