Hickenlooper Leads Calls to Protect U.S. Interests in Space

Calls come ahead of first National Space Council Meeting tomorrow, follows a Russian missile test that threatened U.S. astronauts    Hickenlooper also introduced a bipartisan amendment to the annual NDAA condemning Russia’s aggression in space Washington, D.C. – Today U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper, chair of the Senate Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Space and Science, and Senators Maria Cantwell, Roger Wicker, and

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Hickenlooper, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Protect & Expand Rural Broadband Access

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper joined colleagues to introduce the Reforming Broadband Connectivity Act, bipartisan legislation to expand access to broadband by strengthening the funding mechanisms for the Universal Service Fund (USF). The bill is cosponsored by Senators John Thune, Amy Klobuchar, and Jerry Moran. The USF is a program managed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) supported by

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Hickenlooper, Bennet Push to Include SAFE Banking Act in Annual Defense Bill

Bill would allow legal cannabis businesses to access banking, promoting a secure marketplace Denver, Colorado – Today U.S. Senators John Hickenlooper and Michael Bennet urged Senate colleagues to include the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act in the 2022 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The SAFE Banking Act allows legal cannabis businesses to access banking services, a long-overdue measure that would promote a

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Hickenlooper, Bennet Celebrate Senate’s Confirmation of Cole Finegan to Serve as U.S. Attorney for the District of Colorado

Washington, D.C.— Today, U.S. Senators John Hickenlooper and Michael Bennet released the following statements after the Senate confirmed Cole Finegan to serve as U.S. Attorney for the District of Colorado. “Cole will be an excellent U.S. Attorney for Colorado. He is a man of integrity and a brilliant lawyer who has a deep understanding of service. He is fair, just, and

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What They’re Saying: News Outlets Highlight Hickenlooper’s Role in Landmark Infrastructure Law

Colorado Politics: Hickenlooper “had a hand in several components of the final legislation” Valley Courier: “Priorities important to Coloradans are reflected throughout the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act” CBS Denver: Hickenlooper “helped negotiate the bill’s passage and says it will fund not only hundreds of road projects but a new runway at DIA and clean drinking water” In case you

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Hickenlooper, Bennet Applaud President Biden’s Intent to Appoint Kent Peppler and Armando Valdez to Serve in Key USDA Roles in Colorado

Peppler and Valdez Both Have Decades of Experience in Colorado Agriculture  Washington, D.C.— Today, U.S. Senators John Hickenlooper and Michael Bennet released the following statement after President Joe Biden announced his intent to appoint Kent Peppler to serve as Colorado State Executive Director of the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) and Armando Valdez to serve as Colorado State

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