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September 13, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) is inviting students to participate in her office’s Congressional App Challenge. The challenge is an app building competition open to middle school and high school students who live in New Mexico’s First Congressional District. 

September 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Tomorrow, Wednesday, September 11, 2019, Congressional Native American Caucus Co-Chairs Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Tom Cole (Okla.-4) will join tribal leaders from across Indian Country to honor native women survivors ahead of the 25thanniversary of the Violence Against Women Act.

September 9, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland, Chair of the House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands announced that she joined legislation to restore the ban on plastic water bottle sales in national Parks.

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.

August 31, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and U.S.

August 29, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – This week, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) toured the Veterans Benefits Administration office in Albuquerque to receive a briefing on their duties and responsibilities. During the briefing, Haaland and officials discussed efforts to improve outreach for veterans in local and rural areas. 



In The News

April 26, 2019 In The News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — In a recent public meeting, Congresswoman Deb Haaland said New Mexico oil and gas workers may be soliciting Navajo women and girls for sex. 

April 25, 2019 In The News

The U.S. Army War College kicked off the annual Jim Thorpe Sports Days on Thursday evening, an athletic celebration honoring the end of the academic year for military students as well as Thorpe's legacy.

April 24, 2019 In The News

Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) is leading an effort with Congresswoman Veronica Escobar (TX-16) and Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (NM-03) calling  for a federal investigation into armed militia groups along the southwest border.  Here is a statement from the office of Rep. Haaland:

April 23, 2019 In The News

Nearly two decades after the first executive order on tribal consultation, the federal government is still struggling to meet their trust and treaty responsibilities, according to a new report.

April 20, 2019 In The News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — On Friday, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), Miss Indian World, and Gathering of Nations announced a focus on missing and murdered indigenous women awareness at the nation’s largest powwow. The Miss Indian World Competition at Gathering of Nations will bring attention to missing and murdered indigenous women as a call to action.

April 18, 2019 In The News

It’s certainly not a matter of repeatedly using a cudgel to convince one’s opponents—or contrarians for that matter—of the climate emergency humanity is facing right now. When global climate change threatens our entire species, there has to be some effect on the denizens of The Duke City. Of course, you count on Weekly Alibi to get involved.

April 16, 2019 In The News

The University of New Mexico School of Law is hosting Congresswomen Xochitl Torres Small and Deb Haaland for events by the students, and for the students.

April 15, 2019 In The News

CHACO CULTURE NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK — Members of Congress visited Chaco Culture National Historical Park as the debate continues about oil and gas development near the park.

A U.S. House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources spent several days in New Mexico learning about the impacts of oil and gas production.

April 11, 2019 In The News

ALBUQUERQUE - Democratic U.S. Rep. Deb Haaland, one of the first Native American women elected to Congress, has announced she will not run for U.S. Senate.

Haaland tweeted Wednesday she will pass on a chance to seek the open U.S. Senate in New Mexico and instead will remain focused on her congressional seat, which represents Albuquerque.

April 10, 2019 In The News

Deb Haaland is passing on a Senate run.