Senator Michael Bennet

Gavin Dahl

On Tuesday, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet introduced new legislation he’s calling The RESILIENT Act that is designed to dramatically improve how rural communities can secure federal infrastructure funding to develop new projects. 


For Sen. Bennet, this is a signature piece of legislation. 

Gavin Dahl

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  • Senator Michael Bennet talks government corruption in Aspen
  • Manhunt in Delta County leads to school lockdowns

  • Critics contend Gov. Hickenlooper's fracking regulations not strong enough
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