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April 9, 2019 In The News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - The fight to prevent oil and gas drilling at historic Chaco Canyon has reached Congress. 

Tuesday, members of New Mexico's congressional delegation reintroduced a measure to prevent future leasing or development on federally-owned land within 10 miles of the park. 

April 9, 2019 In The News

Members of New Mexico’s congressional delegation on Tuesday announced legislation preventing the sale of oil and gas leases on federally owned lands in a 10-mile radius surrounding Chaco Culture National Historical Park.

April 9, 2019 In The News

Rep. Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Rep. Sharice Davids (KS-03), the first two Native American Women elected to the US House, speak at the 2019 We Are EMILY gala.


April 9, 2019 In The News

Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) marked her first 100 days in office with a House Floor speech highlighting significant legislative accomplishments.

April 8, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON (KRQE) - A New Mexico congresswoman pressed the Air Force Secretary over the jet fuel leak at Kirtland. 

During a recent House Armed Services Committee meeting, Rep. Deb Haaland asked Secretary Heather Wilson about the long cleanup process. The leak of millions of gallons of fuel into the soil was first discovered in 1999. 

April 7, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — Immediately after the U.S. House passed the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization, Congresswoman Deb Haaland, Vice Chair of the Democratic Women’s Women’s Caucus, celebrated its passage joining women congressional leaders at a press conference.

Haaland’s remarks as prepared for delivery are below:

April 7, 2019 In The News

Congress voted to pass Violence Against Women Act; Legislative path ahead is complicated by sharp divisions over human rights, gun provisions

April 1, 2019 In The News

‘We’ve made the most of every single minute of every single day,’ she says

Deb Haaland hasn’t been in Washington long.

March 31, 2019 In The News

Leaders in Middle Eastern countries appreciate the work U.S. troops are doing in the region, U.S. Rep. Deb Haaland was told during a recent tour.

The New Mexico Democrat met with King Abdullah of Jordan, the prime minister of Jordan and the prime minister of Iraq two weeks ago during a visit to Jordan, Kuwait and Iraq as a member of the House Armed Forces Committee.