Michael Bennet Opposes Obama's $50 Billion Infrastructure Proposal

09/08/2010 06:41 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), a politically vulnerable Democratic senator, is bailing on President Barack Obama's $50 billion infrastructure spending proposal.

Bennet -- who already faced a tough primary battler earlier this summer -- will not support a "second stimulus package," he says, contending that Congress and the White House should look to unused funds from the original stimulus package instead.

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