Hickenlooper, Bennet Statement on Defense Secretary Austin’s Visit to Colorado Springs

“We’re hopeful that Secretary Austin will review the decision, pause any actions pending the outcome of the investigation, and commit to keeping Space Command in Colorado” Colorado Springs, Colorado – U.S. Senators John Hickenlooper and Michael Bennet issued the following statement on Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin’s visit to Colorado today, his first official trip as head of the Department

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Hickenlooper Cosponsors Bennet’s Medicare-X Choice Act to Achieve Universal Health Care

Proposal Cosponsored by 11 Senators Would Help Millions of Americans Access Affordable Coverage and Drastically Reduce Health Care Costs  Washington, D.C. –– Today, U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper joined Senators Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Tim Kaine (D-Va.) to reintroduce their legislation, the Medicare-X Choice Act, which would create a public option by expanding on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Medicare.

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Hickenlooper Secures Haaland’s Support for CORE Act, Commitment to Visit Colorado & Review Maintaining BLM HQ Out West

The CORE Act — which is slated to pass the House this week — would protect 400,000 acres of Colorado public lands Haaland: “President Biden supports a strong outdoor economy… and the Administration also endorses the bill” Washington, D.C. — During the confirmation hearing today for Congresswoman Deb Haaland to lead the Department of the Interior, U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper secured

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Hickenlooper, Bennet Support Department of Defense IG Investigation into Trump Administration’s Decision to Relocate U.S. Space Command

Denver –– Today, Colorado U.S. Senators John Hickenlooper and Michael Bennet released the following statement supporting the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Inspector General’s investigation into the Trump Administration’s decision to move U.S. Space Command from Colorado Springs, Colorado to Huntsville, Alabama:  “We are glad to hear that the Department of Defense Inspector General will be investigating the Trump Administration’s hastily-announced basing decision

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“We’re Over the Moon”: Hickenlooper to Chair New Subcommittee on Science & Space

Hickenlooper — a former geologist — will oversee federal science policy, NASA, & legislation impacting Colorado’s $15 billion aerospace industry Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper announced today that he will chair the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Science and Space. The subcommittee, which is new for the 117th Congress, is responsible for legislation and oversight of national and

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