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October 11, 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 the National Board for the Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) has begun awarding the first wave of Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance (SAHA) to organizations and localities in Bernalillo County, Doña Ana County, and Luna County.

October 7, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Tuesday, October 8, 2019, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will hold a town hall in To’hajiilee. At the event, Haaland will deliver an update on her work in Congress, answer constituents’ questions, and highlight the work she’s doing for Indian Country. Representatives from Haaland’s team will be on-site to assist residents experiencing difficulties with federal agencies, including with their Social Security, Medicare, passports or visas. The event is free and open to the public.

October 2, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland and the office of U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich are partnering with New Mexico Thrives and The Grants Collective to host a Grants and Beyond Workshop to increase access to federal resources so organizations can continue their work for our community.

October 1, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – After a tour and briefing at RS21, a data company finding new and creative ways to solve the world’s most complex problems, Congresswoman Deb Haaland will spend the district work period focusing on community outreach and jobs in technology. 

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

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Congresswoman Deb Haaland

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September 23, 2019 In The News

If I told you that Native women have to work 22 months to make what their white male counterparts make in 12 months, would you be surprised?

This year, Native American Equal Pay Day lands on Sept. 23, a day that shows how much longer Native women must work before they earn the same amount their white male counterparts did the previous year.

September 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Congressman John Curtis’ (Utah-03) Simplifying Outdoor Access for Recreation (SOAR) Act will be heard in the House National Parks, Forests and Public Lands on Thursday, September 19th. The SOAR Act aims to make outdoor recreation more accessible to everyone by streamlining the permitting process for outfitters, educational organizations, and community groups.

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September 4, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – As a member of the House Armed Services Committee, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) received word that $125 million for New Mexico base’s construction projects will be directly impacted by the Trump Administration’s recent theft from Department of Defense to build a wasteful border wall.

September 3, 2019 Press Release

Bozeman, MT – This week, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), Chair of the Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands will join U.S. Representative Mike Quigley (IL-01) and other members of Congress on a two-day climate change tour of Yellowstone National Park. The members will tour the park, meet with Yellowstone’s lead scientists, and discuss the threat of climate change and other environmental concerns. The members of Congress were invited by the National Parks Conservation Association, who will join the members on the tour.

August 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representative Deb Haaland announced that the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) has awarded $295,375 to Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) to enhance and develop the ABQid Seed Fund, which will support a diverse, inclusive population of entrepreneurs and business owners in Central New Mexico.