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Colorado Sen. Mark Udall says a campaign to get Democrats and Republicans to sit together rather than by party during the president’s State of the Union address is gaining support. The Democrat said Monday that 22 senators and nine House members have signed a letter endorsing the effort he announced last week to promote unity… Continue Reading Sen. Udall: there’s a hunger for unity in Congress

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Senators visit Aurora, Springs during break

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Colorado Sen. Mark Udall says he wants to learn about jobs and is visiting a suburban Denver security company to talk to employees. The Democrat planned a stop Thursday at ADT Security Services in Aurora to ask workers how lawmakers could improve the economy. Colorado’s other senator, fellow Democrat Michael Bennet, is focusing on education… Continue Reading Senators visit Aurora, Springs during break

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A group of Democrats fed up with the slow pace of the U.S. Senate are headed to Denver to rally for new rules to speed things up the 112th Congress. Democratic activists want to see the Senate adopt rule changes suggested by Democratic Sens. Michael Bennet of Colorado and Tom Udall of New Mexico. The… Continue Reading Democrats head to Denver to rally for Senate changes

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Army extends comment period on aviation brigade

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The Army has extended the period for public comment regarding placement of a Combat Aviation Brigade. Just two days after Congressman Doug Lamborn and Colorado Sens. Mark Udall and Michael Bennet sent a formal request to extend the Dec. 20 deadline, the Army said it will allow public comment until Jan. 7. The Army has… Continue Reading Army extends comment period on aviation brigade

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Colo. senators split on extending tax cuts

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Colorado’s senators have split on extending tax cuts, with Mark Udall voting “no” and Michael Bennet supporting them. The Senate overwhelmingly backed the bill in a test vote Monday. The measure is expected to face a tougher time in the House, where Democrats oppose tax breaks for the wealthy. Udall says he supports extending tax… Continue Reading Colo. senators split on extending tax cuts

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Udall to be honored with federal building renaming

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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – The U.S. Interior Department plans a ceremony Tuesday in Washington, D.C. to rename its building after the late Stewart Udall. The agency’s headquarters in the nation’s capital will be called the “Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building.” Udall died in March at his Santa Fe home at age… Continue Reading Udall to be honored with federal building renaming

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Colorado Sen. Mark Udall says he’s guardedly optimistic about saving space-related jobs in Colorado after speaking with NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden. Udall and Sen. Michael Bennet, both Democrats, met with Bolden on Monday to discuss the impact on Colorado of President Barack Obama’s decision to cancel NASA’s Constellation program, meant to return humans to the… Continue Reading Udall guardedly optimistic about Colo. NASA jobs

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