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Michael Bennet's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

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
May 6, 2014 Udall, Bennet, Tipton Welcome Judge's Decision Granting Additional Time to Review Community Input on Potential Gunnison Sage Grouse Endangered Species Act Listing
May 5, 2014 Udall, Bennet, Tipton Welcome Agreement to Allow Additional Time for Community Input on Potential Gunnison Sage Grouse Endangered Species Act Listing
April 9, 2014 Bennet Reminds Coloradans that Livestock Disaster Assistance Sign-Up Starts Next Week
Feb. 14, 2014 USDA Announces Livestock Disaster Signup Begins in April
Feb. 12, 2014 Bennet Statement on Extension of Gunnison Sage Grouse Listing Decision
Feb. 5, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary, US Department of Agriculture - Calls On Obama Administration To Implement Livestock Disaster Programs Immediately
Jan. 30, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
July 18, 2013 Bennet Applauds USDA Lamb Products Purchase
July 15, 2013 Udall, Bennet, Tipton Applaud Fish and Wildlife Service for Six-Month Extension on Gunnison Sage Grouse Decision
June 14, 2013 Letter to Daniel Ashe, Director of US Fish and Wildlife Service - Lesser Prairie Chicken
June 7, 2013 Letter to Assistant Secretary of Army Jo-Ellen Darcy - Pueblo Community Protection
May 20, 2013 Governor Hickenlooper Adds Support for Thompson Divide Bill
May 9, 2013 Bennet's Forest Health Bills Included in Senate Farm Bill
May 7, 2013 Bennet Introduces Bill to Help Ranchers Combat Animal-Borne Illnesses, Protect Public Health
May 6, 2013 Bennet Statement on U.S. Forest Service Air Tanker Contracts
April 26, 2013 Udall, Bennet Fight to Secure Tools, Programs Needed to Fight Wildfires, Protect Communities
April 25, 2013 Bennet, Tipton Reintroduce Companion Bills to Preserve Hermosa Creek Watershed
April 24, 2013 Bennet, Colleagues Introduce Sodsaver Prairie Protection Act
April 17, 2013 Udall, Bennet Introduce Bill to Address Insect and Disease Epidemics on National Forest Lands
April 3, 2013 Colorado, Utah Counties Sign Gunnison Sage-Grouse Memorandum of Understanding
March 26, 2013 President Signs Wildfire Recovery Assistance into Law
March 22, 2013 Bennet Introduces Thompson Divide Bill
March 21, 2013 House Approves Senate Bill with EWP Resources, Headed to President's Desk to Become Law
March 21, 2013 Bennet, Udall Introduce Budget Amendment to Improve Wildfire Preparedness
March 20, 2013 Senate Passes Bill with Wildfire Recovery Resources
Sept. 22, 2012 Bennet Applauds Senate Action on Sportsmen's Act of 2012
Sept. 19, 2012 Bennet Lauds New Reform to Encourage Wildlife Habitat Conservation, Protect Land Owners from New Regulation
July 6, 2012 Bennet Highlights Conservation Easements to Preserve Family Farms in Salida
June 21, 2012 Farm Bill Passes Senate, Bennet Provisions Strengthen Conservation, Support Farmers, Ranchers, Sportsmen
June 20, 2012 Senate Approves Udall, Bennet Amendment to Increase Bark Beetle-Mitigation Funding
June 14, 2012 Sportsmen's Amendment to Farm Bill Includes Bennet Bowhunting Provision Backed by Colorado Sportsmen
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
March 14, 2011 KJCT8 - Fixing The Lack Of Rural Veterinarians
March 9, 2011 Bennet Backs Bill to End Veterinarian Shortfall in Colorado's Rural Areas
Oct. 4, 2010 Udall, Bennet Lead Bipartisan Request for $49 M in Emergency Funding to Address Bark Beetle Epidemic
April 22, 2010 On Earth Day, Bennet Highlights Need to Preserve, Protect Natural Environment for Generations to Come
March 5, 2010 Bennet: Loan Fund Would Help Protect Colorado Water Against Harmful Invasive Species
Dec. 8, 2009 Udall, Bennet: $40 Million in Forest Service Funding Will Go a Long Way in Addressing Bark Beetle, Maintaining Heath of Our Forests
April 30, 2009 Bennet Votes to Confirm Nomination of Tom Strickland for Interior Department Assistant Secretary
April 30, 2009 Executive Session
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