Sen. Michael Bennet
Democrat • Colorado • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2009
- 21 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 64 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 23 of 99)
- 186 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 28 of 100) 4 Made Into Law (Ranks 4 of 100)
Prior to his position with DPS, Bennet served for two years as the Chief of Staff to Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper. He worked for six years prior to his tenure at the City of Denver as Managing Director for the Anschutz Investment Company in Denver. Prior to moving to Denver, Bennet served as Counsel to the Deputy Attorney General in the Clinton Administration.Bennet earned his bachelor's degree in history with honors from Wesleyan University and his law degree from Yale Law School, where he was the Editor-in-Chief of The Yale Law Journal.
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- Past Seven Days: 133
- All-Time: 53,365
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.2305Read twice and referred Nov 19, 2015 26 Views
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the issuance of exempt facility bonds for qualified carbon dioxide capture fa...
S.2264 - Child Tax Credit Improvement ActRead twice and referred Nov 10, 2015 23 Views
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to strengthen the child tax credit.
S.2111 - Higher Education Innovation ActRead twice and referred Sep 30, 2015 1 Views
A bill to establish an alternative, outcomes-based process for authorizing innovative, high-quality higher education providers to participate ...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.Res.313Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Nov 16, 2015 87 Views
A resolution condemning the terrorist attacks in Paris and offering thoughts and prayers for the victims, condolences to their families, resol...
S.Res.309Message on Senate action sent Nov 06, 2015 33 Views
A resolution relative to the death of Fred Thompson, former United States Senator for the State of Tennessee.
S.2248 - Congenital Heart Futures Reauthorization Act of 2015Read twice and referred Nov 05, 2015 10 Views
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to coordinate Federal congenital heart disease research efforts and to improve public education ...
Recent Voting History
On the Nomination PN629: Peter William Bodde, of Maryland, to be Ambassador to LibyaAye (with party)November 19, 2015
S. 1177: Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Students Education Act of 2015
On the Cloture Motion S. 1177Aye (with party)November 18, 2015
S.J.Res. 23: A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New, Modified, and Reconstructed Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units".
On the Joint Resolution S.J.Res. 23Nay (with party)November 17, 2015