Michael Bennet


Mon September 19, 2011

Colorado Senators Oppose New Lunch Standards

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New school lunch food standards soon to be implemented by the Obama Administration are raising the ire of Colorado’s two Democratic senators.

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Wed September 14, 2011

Bennet Calls for Harsher Penalties on Counterfeit Drugs

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Colorado Senator Michael Bennet says prescription drugs are not as safe as they should be. And part of the problem begins overseas.

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Mon August 8, 2011

Will Colorado Lawmakers be Part of the Super Committee?

Colorado Statesman

We should know next week the make-up of the bipartisan “super committee” of lawmakers who will be tasked with cutting another $1.2 to $1.5 trillion from the nation’s deficit. KUNC’s Brian Larson spoke with Colorado Statesman Publisher Jody Hope Strogoff  if anyone from Colorado could be on that committee.


Thu July 14, 2011
Budget Negotiations

Senator Bennet Questions Fed Chairman over Increasing Debt Limit

Republicans say the dire warnings issued by Democrats if the nation’s debt limit isn’t raised are just “scare tactics”.

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Mon July 11, 2011

Greeley Dream Team Awarded Education Grant

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A Greeley-based program that helps steer low-income kids toward higher education is getting a financial boost from the U.S. Department of Education.

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