Senator Bennet Trying Hands-On Approach During Tour
KREX News Room
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. A U.S. lawmaker will be rolling up his sleeves and getting to work in Grand Junction on Thursday.
Senator Michael Bennet is traveling across the state with his Coloradans Don't Shut Down tour.
During Bennet's stop in Grand Junction on Thursday morning, he'll be working at Brown Cycles on Main Street. At last report, the store's owner hadn't decided what Bennet's task would be.
The senator says he's performing a variety of jobs during his tour, to highlight what he calls the contrast between Colorado and Washington.
Bennet says that Coloradans do their jobs day-in and day-out, and meet their responsibilities and obligations.
He's scheduled to be at Brown Cycles on Thursday morning from 11:00 to 11:50, before moving on to Edgewater Brewery in Grand Junction and then Tuxedo Farms in Olathe.