1 hr ago
Millions allotted for Colorado flood recovery
Despite icy temperatures on Thursday, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper along with Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet visited areas hit hard by the September floods.
4 hrs ago
Field Poll Shows Californians Abandoning Obama
California voters are becoming critical of the job Barack Obama is doing as President.
5 hrs ago
Bennet Applauds Creation of USDA Energy Efficiency Loan Program
WASHINGTON , Dec. 5 -- The office of Sen. Michael F. Bennet , D- Colo. , issued the following news release: Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet today applauded the announcement by Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack that the U.S. Department of Agriculture will take new steps to save consumers money on their energy bills in partnership with rural ... (more)
9 hrs ago
WH-DSCC ObamaCare powwow
White House chief of staff Denis McDonough held an unpublicized meeting with Sen. Michael Bennet , chairman of the Senate Democrats' campaign arm, amid anger and anxiety that ObamaCare's botched rollout could cost the party its majority next year.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Train horn regulations need to be more flexible says Sen. Bennet, Windsor officials
U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet told officials from Windsor and other northern Colorado communities Monday that train horn regulations need to be more flexible, and that a "one-size-fits-all" approach isn't working for communities that say the noise impacts their quality of life.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Senator Michael Bennet Receives Breath of Life Legislator Award from Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is the world's leader in the search for a cure for cystic fibrosis, a fatal genetic disease that affects 30,000 children and adults in "Senator Bennet is a champion for the cystic fibrosis community and we are lucky to have him in our corner," said , Ph.D., president and CEO of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Colorado's congressional delegation still shopping for health care
The very people casting the votes and doing the most thinking and talking about the virtues and vices of the Affordable Care Act face a personal decision with a looming deadline: What to do for their own health care next year.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Train noise slows nearby economic growth, Colorado city leaders say
Train horns blasting warnings as they roll through communities are harming economic development prospects, leaders of several northern Colorado cities told Sen. Michael Bennet Monday.
Bennet to discuss train noise with local leaders
Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet is set to address the nuisance of northern Colorado train noise Monday as he meets with local city and town officials from Fort Collins, Loveland, Longmont and Greeley.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Editorial: Right prescription for drug approval
One is called Gazyva, the other Imbruvica -- difficult names, yes, but worth mentioning because of what they have in common.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
NRCS frees up $12 million for flood-damaged watersheds
Nearly $12 million is being released to help restore watersheds damaged by September floods.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Bennet Bill to Reduce Premature Births Becomes Law
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet's sponsored PREEMIE Reauthorization Act is signed by President Barack Obama.
Sen. Bennet to talk train horns with northern Colorado officials Monday
Town of Windsor mayor John Vazquez, town manager Kelly Arnold and Greeley public works director Joel Hemesath will join other northern Colorado government officials and talk train horns with U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., in Fort Collins at 11 a.m. Monday.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Alexander Bill To Reduce Premature Births Signed Into Law
U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander, the senior Republican on the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, Wednesday praised the signing into law of his bill to reduce infant deaths and disabilities by expanding research, education, and intervention activities related to premature birth.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Colorado's last flood-damaged road reopens; senators seek more federal recovery aid
Gov. John Hickenlooper and the Colorado Department of Transportation officially declared Colorado Highway 7 passable between Raymond and Lyons.
Colorado Springs Business Journal
Pikes Peak region might finally have a U.S. senator - or maybe not
Here's some shocking news: Of the three credible Republicans that have announced their candidacy for Mark Udall's U.S. Senate seat, every one is vehemently opposed to Obamacare.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Diana DeGette: Protecting American lives, with a side of bipartisanship
Even as Washington, D.C., seems to sink further into dysfunction and gridlock, last week a truly bipartisan bill - one that protects lives - passed its last major hurdle and is now headed to President Obama for his signature.
Despite DSCC reluctance, Dems back Weiland with fundraiser
The fundraiser comes even as the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee has been reluctant to embrace Weiland's candidacy, though he's currently the only Democrat in the race.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
North Denver Tribune
Following Interior Department's Delayed Disbursement of Millions in ...
The Interior Department announced today that it ultimately disbursed over $14 billion in FY 2013 revenues from mineral leasing on public lands and waters to state, local and tribal governments - including $130 million to Colorado.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Buck labeled as GOP frontrunner heading into 2014
Buck, who was the Republican candidate against Democrat Michael Bennet in the 2010 U.S. Senate race, lost to Bennet by less than 2 percentage points .