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December 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released the following statement after the House Judiciary and House Intelligence Committees announced Articles of Impeachment:=

“No president should be able to use his power for personal political gain, but it’s clear that President Trump not only abused the power of his office for his own political gain, he also obstructed Congress, endangered our national security, and undermined our elections. It’s worse than Watergate – we owe it to the American people and to our democracy to hold this president accountable.

December 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released the following statement after Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced that the U.S. House will move forward with articles of impeachment:

November 25, 2019 Press Release
SANTA FE – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján, U.S. Rep. Deb Haaland, U.S. Rep. Xochitl Torres Small, New Mexico Speaker of the House Brian Egolf and Attorney General Hector Balderas met in Santa Fe on Monday to advance ongoing discussions between New Mexico elected leaders on prospective action to decrease the risk of violent crime and domestic terrorism in the state.
 
November 21, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – After the FBI reported that hate crimes quadrupled in New Mexico in 2018, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) warned the country about the impacts that President Trump’s rhetoric and called on President Trump to fire Stephen Miller, a lead White House aide whose emails were recently leaked. The emails pointed to a concerted effort to push conspiracy theories distributed by white nationalist organizations. 

November 21, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – After the FBI reported that hate crimes quadrupled in New Mexico in 2018, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) warned the country about the impacts that President Trump’s rhetoric and called on President Trump to fire Stephen Miller, a lead White House aide whose emails were recently leaked. The emails pointed to a concerted effort to push conspiracy theories distributed by white nationalist organizations. 

November 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Today, Isleta Pueblo Chief Judge Verna Teller made history when she became the first Native American to deliver the opening prayer in the U.S. House of Representatives. Teller, a guest of Congresswoman Deb Haaland, delivered the invocation as Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) celebrates her first Native American History Month as a Member of Congress.

November 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ahead of the U.S. Attorney General William Barr’s visit to New Mexico, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) is calling on him to hold meetings with immigrant advocacy organizations in Albuquerque. The letter comes as reports surface of violations of due process for those seeking asylum in the United States under a new Trump Administration policy.

November 8, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) led a coalition of Congressional champions for Native American communities in introducing a resolution recognizing the month of November as National Native American Heritage Month. The resolution recognizes the contributions of Native Americans along with the need to strengthen the United States’ government-to-government relationship with Native Nations. Original co-sponsors of the Native American Heritage Month Resolution are Reps. Tom Cole (Okla.-4), Sharice Davids (Kans.-3), Ruben Gallego (Ariz.-7), Raúl M.

November 7, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Next week, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will welcome Isleta Pueblo Chief Justice Verna Teller to deliver a historic opening prayer on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives. The invocation will be the first time a Native American delivers the opening prayer and comes as Haaland celebrates her first Native American History Month as a Member of Congress.

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Isleta Pueblo Chief Justice Verna Teller

November 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) and Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.) announced that the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) has awarded the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) a $12,500,000 grant.