08/17/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Michael Bennet Sold Off Millions In Securities Upon Taking Office, Still Owns Stock In Company Backing His Campaign

Days after Democrat Michael Bennet was sworn into the U.S. Senate, the freshly minted senator sold off at least $2 million worth of investments, according to a Center for Responsive Politics review of newly released personal financial disclose reports.

At the same time, he opted to retain at least $50,000 in a Colorado company that has been a major financial supporter of his reelection bid, the Center found.

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