Michael Bennet

5:11pm

Mon January 28, 2013
Politics

Senate Rejects Udall-Bennet Emergency Watershed Restoration Amendment

Senator Michael Bennet on the floor of the U.S. Senate discussing emergency watershed protection funding

The U.S. Senate declined to consider an amendment introduced by Colorado Democratic Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet that would have provided emergency watershed restoration funding for areas of Colorado damaged by last year's wildfires.

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5:34am

Mon January 28, 2013
The Two-Way

'Path To Citizenship' Part Of Senators' Bipartisan Immigration Plan

Originally published on Mon January 28, 2013 3:03 pm

Air interdiction agent Jake Linde in 2010, on the U.S.-Mexico border in Arizona.
John Moore Getty Images
  • From the NPR Newscast: Jim Hawk reports

Saying their proposal would "secure the border, modernize and streamline our current legal immigration system" and create "a tough but fair legalization program for individuals who are currently here," eight senators unveiled a "bipartisan framework for comprehensive immigration reform."

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3:12pm

Thu January 24, 2013
Watershed

Udall And Bennet Make Another Push For Watershed Restoration Funding

Screencap of Senator Michael Bennet standing by a photo of the blackened Poudre on the Senate floor
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Colorado Democratic Senators Michael Bennet and Mark Udall are making one final push for emergency watershed protection funding to be included in Hurricane Sandy disaster-relief legislation.

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3:59pm

Wed January 16, 2013
Politics

Watershed Restoration Continues Without House Assistance

The Cache La Poudre River.
Charles Willgren CreativeCommons/Flickr

The U.S. House of Representatives chose not to add emergency watershed restoration funding to the most recent Hurricane Sandy relief bill that was passed on Tuesday.

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3:22pm

Tue January 15, 2013
Politics

House Denies Emergency Watershed Protection Amendment [Updated]

Colorado Republican Congressman Cory Gardner Live on CSPAN2

The U.S. House of Representatives rejected a $125 million amendment to a Sandy disaster relief bill for emergency watershed protection Tuesday.

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