Mark Udall

11:02am

Mon December 12, 2011
Politics

Co Sen. Mark Udall Presses for Defense Bill Changes

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Senator Mark Udall is one of several lawmakers seeking changes to a sweeping defense bill – namely to its provisions dealing with suspected terrorists.

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2:59pm

Fri December 9, 2011
Government

Sens. Udall, Bennet Call for Moratorium on USPS Closures

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Colorado Democratic Senators Michael Bennet and Mark Udall today called for a 6-month moratorium on recent proposed closures by the U.S. Postal Service so Congress can establish more “comprehensive” reform.

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6:00am

Fri October 28, 2011
Politics

Udall Backs 2014 Troop Withdraw Plan in Afghanistan

Democratic Senator Mark Udall says he’s seeing a “sense of urgency” in the U.S. mission in Afghanistan. Senator Udall traveled to Afghanistan as part of a U.S. Congressional Delegation this week to talk with military leaders, the intelligence community and senior Department of State Officials.

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1:22pm

Wed October 19, 2011
Health

Udall Pushes to Ensure Flexibility in School Meal Programs

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An amendment that would give schools more flexibility in deciding what constitutes nutritious meals for children has been included in the agriculture appropriations bill. Colorado Senator Mark Udall offered the amendment after USDA officials proposed limits on starchy vegetables that schools can serve.

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6:00am

Thu October 6, 2011
Business

Ski Area Recreation Act Would Expand Summer Activities for Resorts

Under the Ski Area Recreation Opportunity Enhancement Act, ski resorts would be allowed to expand summer activities on U.S. Forest Land to include mountain biking terrain.
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A bill that would make it easier to create off-season jobs in resort communities has cleared the U.S. House of Representatives and is now headed to the U.S. Senate for consideration.

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