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Michael Bennet's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

Full Name: Michael Farrand Bennet
Office: U.S. Senate (CO) - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/22/2009
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Susan; 3 Children: Caroline, Halina, Anne
Birth Date: 11/28/1964
Birth Place: New Delhi, India
Home City: Denver, CO
Date Title
March 18, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Clarity and Transparency from FDA on Medical Mobile Apps
Nov. 6, 2013 Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Advances Bipartisan Bill to Consolidate Federal IT Infrastructure, Save Taxpayer Dollars
Oct. 25, 2013 Bennet Wraps Up "Coloradans Don't Shut Down" Tour in Estes Park as Host, Busser
Oct. 22, 2013 Bennet's "Coloradans Don't Shut Down" Tour Continues in Fowler, Alamosa with Stops at Meatpacking Facility, John Deere Dealership
Oct. 21, 2013 Colorado Congressional Delegation, Governor Mark Access to New Emergency Transportation Funding
Oct. 21, 2013 Bennet Kicks Off "Coloradans Don't Shut Down" Tour, Busses Tables at Adams Mountain Café in Manitou Springs
Oct. 16, 2013 Udall, Bennet Negotiations Ensure Emergency Transportation Funding Included in Bipartisan Senate Deal to Avert Default
Oct. 16, 2013 Bennet Statement on Senate Vote to Reopen Government, Avoid Default
Oct. 11, 2013 Bennet Welcomes Reopening of Rocky Mountain National Park
Oct. 10, 2013 Bennet Urges Swift Action to Reopen Rocky Mountain National Park
Oct. 8, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Pay National Guard, Reserves During Shutdown
Oct. 3, 2013 Unanimous Consent Request
April 24, 2012 Senate Passes Bipartisan Bennet Amendment to Give Local Rural Communities an Advocate in Closure Proceedings
Jan. 24, 2012 Bennet Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Sept. 20, 2011 Letter to David Kappos, Director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
April 5, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives
March 30, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker United States House of Representatives
March 7, 2011 Patent Reform Act of 2011 -- Resumed --
March 2, 2011 Bennet, Udall Amendment to Create New Regional Patent Offices Approved by Senate
Feb. 4, 2011 Bennet, Udall Renew Push for Denver Patent and Trademark Office to Boost Colorado Economy
Jan. 26, 2011 The Denver Post - Seating Gesture Makes Inroads
Dec. 17, 2010 Bennet: Senate Should Act on San Juan Wilderness, Chimney Rock and Other Key Colorado Land and Water Bills
July 15, 2010 It's Time for Washington to Get to Work
July 14, 2010 Bennet: Time is Now to Fix Washington, Deliver for American People
June 23, 2010 Bennet: It's Time to Change the Way Washington Does Business, Put an End to Secret Holds
May 13, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010
March 8, 2010 Bennet Invites Coloradans to Share Thoughts, Ideas On How We Can Fix Washington
Feb. 25, 2010 Udall, Bennet Welcome Nomination of William Martinez to Become District Court Judge for District of Colorado
Jan. 18, 2010 Bennet: America Must Build on Life, Legacy of Martin Luther King to Create More Opportunity for Future Generations
Dec. 15, 2009 Letter To Susan Rice, Ambassador, Permanent U.S. Representative To The United Nations
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