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December 12, 2019 Press Release

 

Washington D.C. – Yesterday evening, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, voted to pass the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 with major wins for New Mexico military families, federal public servants, New Mexico jobs, and military installations. The bill will now move to the U.S. Senate for final passage.

December 12, 2019 Press Release

More than 275 Bipartisan House Bills are Stuck in the Senate, Many Critical to Women’s Economic Security

December 5, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representatives Denny Heck (D-WA), Scott Tipton (R-CO), Deb Haaland (D-NM), Tom Cole (R-OK), Ben Ray Luján (D-NM), Don Young (R-AK), Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), and Gwen Moore (D-WI) introduced a bipartisan bill to reauthorize the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act (NAHASDA) through 2024. NAHASDA provides federal funding and assistance to tribes to ensure that their members can access safe, affordable housing.

December 3, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON— 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 U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) awarded the Northwest New Mexico Council of Governments (NWNMCOG) a $988,400 grant to expand its current efforts to diversify the economy in Cibola, McKinley, and San Juan Counties.

December 3, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Wednesday, December 4, the Democratic Women’s Caucus (DWC) led by Co-Chairs Lois Frankel (FL-21), Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), and Jackie Speier (CA-14), and Vice Chairs Veronica Escobar (TX-16) and Deb Haaland (NM-01) will hold a member briefing to review actions House Democrats have taken in 2019 to support women and families.

December 3, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Wednesday, December 4, the Democratic Women’s Caucus (DWC) led by Co-Chairs Lois Frankel (FL-21), Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), and Jackie Speier (CA-14), and Vice Chairs Veronica Escobar (TX-16) and Deb Haaland (NM-01) will hold a member briefing to review actions House Democrats have taken in 2019 to support women and families.

November 29, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – As part of her efforts to boost local businesses, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will visit local businesses for Small Business Saturday, tomorrow, November 30, 2019. Haaland will start the day at Michael Thomas Coffee and then head to Thrift-A-Lot, a local thrift store whose proceeds support the Transgender Resource Center.

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Congresswoman Deb Haaland

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November 22, 2019 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – With a Supreme Court Decision on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals looming, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) and the NM Dream Team discussed efforts to protect Dreamers and the urgency for DACA recipients to renew their status at a roundtable today.

November 21, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) introduced the 100% Clean Economy Act of 2019 to take the lead toward a renewable energy transition in New Mexico. The bill sets a nationwide goal of achieving a 100 percent clean energy economy by 2050 by reaching net-zero climate pollution across all sectors of the United States’ economy. The bill was introduced alongside U.S. Representatives A. Donald McEachin (Vir.-04), Debbie Dingell (Mich.-12), Earl Blumenauer (Ore.-3), Paul Tonko (NY-20) and Chellie Pingree (Maine-01) and more than 150 original co-sponsors.