Michael Farrand Bennet is an American businessman, lawyer, and politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Colorado since 2009. A member of the Democratic Party, he was appointed to the seat when Senator Ken Salazar became Secretary of the Interior. Bennet previously worked as managing director for the Anschutz Investment Company, chief of staff to Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper, and superintendent of Denver Public Schools.
Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet is contemplating jumping in the crowded 2020 Democratic presidential race. NBC News reports Bennet has been given a clean bill of health after undergoing surgery to remove..