Bennet Calls On Senate Leadership to Support Expanded School Meal Programs

Bennet Is Urging Leadership to Extend USDA Waivers in the Upcoming Spending Package that Allow Schools to Expand Their Meal Programs

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet sent a letter to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) urging the leaders to extend U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) support for schools to continue expanded meal programs through the upcoming spending package.

Bennet, Blackburn, Smith, Cramer Urge HHS to Extend the Provider Relief Fund Spending and Repayment Deadlines to Support Hospitals

As the Health Care Workforce Faces Staffing Shortages, the Senators Also Ask For More Flexibility For Hospitals To Use This Funding

Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), Tina Smith (D-Minn.), and Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) called on the Biden Administration to extend Provider Relief Fund (PRF) spending and repayment deadlines.

Bennet, Brown, Whitehouse, Kaine Urge President Biden To Include A Public Option In 2023 Budget Proposal To Lower Health Care Costs For Americans

A Public Option, Not Administered by For-Profit Insurance Companies, Would Increase Competition in the Marketplace & Drive Down Prices

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), and Tim Kaine (D-Va.) sent a letter to President Joe Biden, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra, and Office of Management and Budget Acting Director Shalanda D. Young, urging them to include a proposal to add a publicly administered health insurance option to the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) individual marketplaces in the president’s fiscal year 2023 (FY23) budget proposal.

Bennet Joins Bipartisan Bill to Ban Russian Oil Imports

The Ban Russian Energy Imports Act Would Help Secure American Energy Independence From Russia

Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joined the bipartisan Ban Russian Energy Imports Act, which would prohibit the importation of Russian crude oil, petroleum, petroleum products, liquified natural gas (LNG) and coal.

Bennet, Warner Receive Briefings by Department of Defense and Intelligence Community Leaders on Key Space Elements in Colorado

The Russian Invasion of Ukraine Highlights the Urgency of Maintaining United States Leadership In Space

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, a member of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, and U.S. Senator Mark Warner (D-Va.), chair of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, met with leadership from the Department of Defense (DOD) and the Intelligence Community (IC) at Schriever Space Force Base and Buckley Space Force Base.

Bennet Applauds Senate Passage of the Strengthening American Cybersecurity Act

Bill Strengthens the Ability to Combat Cybersecurity Threats Against Critical Infrastructure and the Federal Government

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, a member of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, applauded passage of the Strengthening American Cybersecurity Act of 2022, which would require critical infrastructure owners and operators to report to the Cybersecurity Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) within 72 hours if they are experiencing a substantial cyber-attack, and within 24 hours if they make a ransomware payment.