Sen. Michael Bennet
Democrat • Colorado • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2009
- 12 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 76 of 100) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 10 of 100)
- 134 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 29 of 100) 3 Made Into Law (Ranks 1 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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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.1932Read twice and referred Aug 04, 2015 1 Views
A bill to provide States with flexibility to use Federal IV-E funding for State child welfare programs to improve safety, permanency, and well...
S.1765 - LGBT Elder Americans Act of 2015Read twice and referred Jul 14, 2015 2 Views
A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to provide equal treatment of LGBT older individuals, and for other purposes.
S.1712 - National Forest Small Tracts Act Amendments Act of 2015Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Jul 16, 2015 3 Views
A bill to amend the Small Tract Act of 1983 to expand the authority of the Secretary of Agriculture to sell or exchange small parcels of Natio...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.1925Read twice and referred Aug 04, 2015 1 Views
A bill to extend the secure rural schools and community self-determination program and to make permanent the payment in lieu of taxes program ...
S.Res.240Referred to the Committee Aug 03, 2015 5 Views
A resolution recognizing the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and its partners for the success of the historic flyby of Pluto by ...
S.1893Read twice and referred Jul 29, 2015 41 Views
A bill to reauthorize and improve programs related to mental health and substance use disorders.
Recent Voting History
S. 1881: A bill to prohibit Federal funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America.
On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 1881Nay (with party)August 03, 2015
H.R. 3236: VA Budget and Choice Improvement Act
On Passage of the Bill H.R. 3236Aye (with party)July 30, 2015
H.R. 22: Transportation Funding Act of 2015
On Passage of the Bill H.R. 22Aye (with party)July 30, 2015