Streamlines tax credits to encourage production of clean energy over next decade
May 08, 2017
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined his colleagues last week to introduce legislation to reduce carbon pollution over the next decade through a series of incentives for clean energy and the promotion of new technologies in the private sector.
Senate Passes Bennet-Sponsored Bipartisan Resolution Honoring Cinco De Mayo
May 05, 2017
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet marked Cinco de Mayo by lauding the passage of a bipartisan resolution he cosponsored that recognizes the historical significance of Cinco de Mayo for Mexicans and Mexican-Americans.
Legislation Would Shield Services From Administration Attacks
May 05, 2017
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet this week joined 46 other Senate Democrats in introducing new legislation to ensure that coverage for preventive health care services, including breast cancer screening, birth control, and domestic violence screening, cannot be revised or rolled back by the Trump Administration.
U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO), Orrin Hatch (R-UT), Richard Burr (R-NC), and Bob Casey (D-PA) today introduced legislation to improve clinical trials for experimental medical treatments that have life-saving potential.
Updates Law To Ensure Students Receive Full Value of College Funding
May 04, 2017
U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Johnny Isakson (R-GA) today introduced legislation to provide tax relief for AmeriCorps members who earn Segal Education Awards, which help make college more affordable. The legislation allows AmeriCorps members to receive the full value of the college funding provided for their service.
Supports Development and Evaluation of Innovative Strategies
May 04, 2017
Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Orrin Hatch (R-UT) today introduced legislation to create a new pay-for-success initiative in the Higher Education Act that supports the development of innovative, evidence-based strategies to increase college retention and completion for low-income and first generation students.
Today's potential vote could make it harder for working Americans to save
May 03, 2017
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today urged his colleagues not to block states from creating automatic individual retirement accounts, which have the potential to provide 30 million additional Americans access to opportunities to save at work for retirement.