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February 19, 2020 Press Release

Tijeras, N.M. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland's staff will hold Mobile Office Hours in Tijeras on Thursday, February 27th. At the event Haaland’s team will be able to assist residents experiencing difficulties with federal agencies, including with their veterans’ benefits, Social Security, Medicare, passports or visas. Everyone is welcome.

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Congresswoman Deb Haaland's Team

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February 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, today released the following statement after the Trump Administration announced their intention 

February 11, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON (Feb. 11, 2020) – 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.), Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.), along with New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham, sent a letter to General John W. Raymond, the first Chief of Space Operations for the U.S. Space Force and Commander of U.S. Space Command. The letter urged General Raymond to utilize New Mexico’s existing public and private sector space capabilities as the United States Space Force develops its infrastructure and mission.

February 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released the following statement on President Trump’s budget which was released today.

February 6, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON (Feb. 6, 2020) – U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Lujan (D-N.M.), Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.), and Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) are announcing $15 million in federal funding for the Eastern New Mexico Rural Water Supply Project.

February 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released the following statement after President Trump delivered a State of the Union Address after being impeached by the U.S. House of Representatives:

“Every person in this country deserves a fair shot at success, but President Trump is failing hard-working American families. Tonight, President Trump gave a misleading picture – Trump’s policies are immoral and they hurt women and children in our communities while enriching himself and his friends.

December 20, 2019 In The News

Members of New Mexico’s U.S. House delegation and local political leaders reacted to Wednesday’s impeachment vote by the U.S. House of Representatives.

Trump is the third president in American History to be impeached following the vote on two articles of impeachment supported by nearly all House Democrats. Neither of the articles received support from Republicans.

December 16, 2019 In The News

Four military bases in New Mexico are among more than 100 U.S. installations in danger of exhausting their water supplies, because they have not adequately monitored their reserves, according to a recently released U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) report.

The New Mexico military installations listed in the GAO report are the White Sands Missile Range — which comes under U.S. Army jurisdiction — and Kirtland, Holloman, and Cannon Air Force bases.