Senator Michael Farrand Bennet's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Michael Farrand Bennet
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/22/2009
Last Appointed: 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
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Issue Position: Reforming Washington Issue Position: Seniors Issue Position: Education Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility Issue Position: Immigration Issue Position: Fighting for Colorado's Sportsmen Issue Position: Water Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility Issue Position: Building a 21st Century Economy Issue Position: A New Energy Future Issue Position: Protecting Colorado's Natural Heritage Issue Position: Reproductive Choice Issue Position: National Security Issue Position: Veterans Issue Position: Colorado Kids Issue Position: Colorado Agriculture and Rural Communities Issue Position: Health Care 8/25/14 Bennet: EDA Grant Will Help Estes Park Businesses, Community Continue Work to Boost Economy Following Floods 8/22/14 Bennet Meets with Local Students, Counselors, School Administrators to Discuss Simplifying FAFSA 8/22/14 Innovative Transportation Facility Conducts Research and Testing for the Railway Industry 8/18/14 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education and Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Treasury - Raise Awareness of Higher Education Tax Credits 8/14/14 Letter to Senator Mikulski, Senator Shelby, Senator Udall, and Senator Johanns - Stop Postal Service Cuts 8/04/14 Bennet Statement on Oil and Gas Drilling Compromise 8/04/14 Bennet Launches Infrastructure Tour with Mobile Town Hall on W Line 8/01/14 Udall, Bennet Welcome $130 Million in Federal Transportation Funding to Fix Flood-Damaged Roads, Highways 7/31/14 Bennet, Senate Send VA Reform Bill to President's Desk 7/31/14 Bennet Bill Bans Members from Asking Lobbyists for Campaign Cash While Conducting People's Business 7/31/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, and Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Clarity Over the Clean Water Act 7/31/14 House Rejects Colorado Provisions in Highway Bill 7/31/14 U.S. House of Representatives Rejects Colorado Provisions in Highway Bill 7/31/14 Minority of Senators Blocks Emergency Aid for Wildfires, Refugee Crisis 7/31/14 Bennet Bill Bans Members from Asking Lobbyists for Campaign Cash While Conducting People's Business 7/31/14 House Rejects Colorado Provisions in Highway Bill 7/30/14 Bennet, Hatch Champion Pay-for-Performance Proposal to Meet Challenges, Make Government More Efficient 7/30/14 Bennet Calls for Quick Passage of Bill to Boost Aid for Wildfires, Refugee Crisis 7/30/14 Bennet Calls for Quick Passage of Bill to Boost Aid for Wildfires, Refugee Crisis 7/29/14 Bennet Joins Senate to Confirm New VA Secretary 7/29/14 Senate Passes Highway Trust Fund Bill with Bennet-Udall Measures 7/29/14 Bennet: Climate Change Already Affecting Colorado 7/28/14 Letter to Denis McDonough, White House Chief of Staff; Eric Holder, Attorney General - Marijuana Policy 7/24/14 Bennet, Isakson Applaud House Passage of Legislation Boosting Competency-Based Education 7/24/14 Udall, Bennet Secure Funding in Appropriations Bill Draft that Can Benefit Arkansas Valley Conduit 7/23/14 Bennet-Portman Pay-for-Success Measure Signed into Law 7/23/14 Gypsum's Eagle Valley Clean Energy Selected to Accept Biomass Deliveries 7/22/14 Udall, Bennet Urge House to Seize Opportunity, Connect Four Corners Residents with Colorado TV 7/22/14 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader, Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and Richard Shelby, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations - Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Fighting Wildfires 7/21/14 Bennet: Executive Order is Step in Right Direction for Workplace Equality 7/20/14 Bennet Remembers the Victims of the Aurora Theater Tragedy 7/18/14 Children's Hospital Colorado Advances in National Health Care Innovation Grant Program, Will Share in $360 Million 7/17/14 Bennet, Senate Pass TRIA, Crucial to Economic Development, National Security