By Ben Warwick

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CBS4) – Colorado’s Democratic senator is pushing for mask distribution to everyone in the country. Sen. Michael Bennet wants to use a current law on the books to get every person in America a reusable mask.

Sen. Michael Bennet (credit: CBS)

Bennet, the state’s senior U.S. senator, says the Defense Production Act, already in use by order of President Donald Trump, could be used to get every person a new mask. He and other Democrats in the Senate have introduced a bill that would use the act to manufacture and distribute a new, high-quality, reusable mask to everyone in America.

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He continued to urge every person in the country to wear a mask to protect themselves and others against coronavirus.

Ben Warwick

Comments (2)
  1. Mrs. Butterworth says:

    Bennet can suck a potato.

  2. Kim says:

    Bennet, not an original thought ever. There are many companies already offering free masks to anyone/everyone.

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