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August 16, 2019 Press Release

Outline of the Honoring Promises to Native Nations Act offers ideas to enact recommendations from the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights' "Broken Promises" Report

Lawmakers welcome input from tribal nations and citizens, experts, and other stakeholders on future legislation that will honor America's promises to Native peoples

August 15, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. -- On Saturday, August 17th Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will host the inaugural Going Green with Deb event to provide sustainability resources and fun for the community. The event is aimed at making sustainability tools accessible to everyone no matter their socioeconomic status or where they live and bringing the community into the climate change conversation.

August 10, 2019 Press Release

Meadow Lake, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland’s (N.M.-01) Coffee with Your Congresswoman town hall in Meadow Lake covered questions on health care, rural public safety, immigration, and constituent services. Constituents asked questions about protecting the Affordable Care Act, increasing funding for rural sheriff’s offices, immigration raids that separate children from their parents, and gun violence.

August 9, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. –  Congresswoman Deb Haaland (N.M.-01) is inviting the community to a Coffee with Your Congresswoman event to discuss the work she’s doing in Congress on Saturday, August 10th. Haaland will give an update and gathering input from constituents. The event is free and open to the public.

August 2, 2019 Press Release


July 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – As a single mom who knows the struggles of raising a child, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (N.M.-01) is leading her colleagues on a bill aimed at supporting family friendly workplaces and incentivizing businesses to implement family friendly policies for their workers.

July 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Tomorrow, the House Natural Resources Committee will hold a markup meeting at 8:00 a.m. MT / 10:00 a.m. ET to consider several bills including H.R. 2181, the Chaco Cultural Heritage Area Protection Act of 2019, which was introduced by the New Mexico Delegation to permanently protect Chaco Canyon. The bill would protect sacred and historic resources located throughout the Greater Chaco region by withdrawing federal land from mineral leasing and disposal within a 10-mile radius of the Chaco Culture National Historical Park.

July 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), the U.S. House Assistant Speaker, Congresswoman Deb Haaland, and member of the U.S. House introduced legislation to expand compensation for individuals exposed to radiation while working in and living near uranium mines or downwind from nuclear weapon test sites. 

July 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland’s (NM-01) priorities that bolster New Mexico jobs, military housing protections, contamination clean up, and military resilience in the face of climate threats cleared the U.S. House of Representatives as part of the National Defense Authorization Act of 2019 (NDAA).

July 12, 2019 Press Release

Fight back against Trump administration threats to veto defense bill over PFAS provisions


Ahead of Senate vote on EPA Superfund Nominee Peter Wright, Udall and Heinrich demand EPA declare PFAS as hazardous substances under the Superfund law