Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today sent a letter to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai urging him to reconsider his reported proposal to cap spending for the Universal Service Fund (USF), the program responsible for increasing access to essential communications services, including broadband, for all Americans.
Today, U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA), along with Senators Todd Young (R-IN), Maggie Hassan (D-NH), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), and Tom Carper (D-DE), members of the bipartisan Senate health care price transparency group, introduced the bipartisan STOP Surprise Medical Bills Act, legislation to protect patients from surprise medical bills.