Press Releases

March 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last week, Congresswoman Haaland (NM-01) co-sponsored H.R. 6, the Dream and Promise Act of 2019 to protect our Dreamers, Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) holders, allowing them to contribute fully to New Mexico’s communities and the country while providing a pathway to citizenship.

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March 14, 2019 Press Release
House Natural Resources Subcommittee Holds Hearing Seeking Solutions to Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, during a Natural Resources Subcommittee for Indigenous People of the United States, Congresswoman Deb Haaland gave voice to the silent crisis of missing and murdered indigenous women.

March 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Tomorrow, March 14 at 7 a.m. MT /  9 a.m. ET, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will take historic steps to address the epidemic of missing and murdered indigenous women during a House Natural Resources Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of The United States hearing. This is the first time the U.S.

March 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – At a House Armed Services Subcommittee on Readiness hearing today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) looked into climate change impacts on military housing and readiness. The Congresswoman specifically focused on training and military installations. She asked the expert witnesses how climate change is impacting training initiatives.

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March 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), Vice Chair of the House Committee on Natural Resources, conducted oversight on the Trump Administration’s inadequate review and improper alteration of national monuments. The committee heard from tribal leaders, public lands managers, business owners, and scientists.

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March 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement after the Department of Defense announced it will implement the order banning transgender service members from serving in the military effective April 12th:

 

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March 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tomorrow, March 13, House Natural Resources Committee Vice Chair Deb Haaland (NM-01) will continue her fight for the environment and public lands this week by participating in a hearing on Wednesday, investigating the illegal shrinking of Bears Ears National Monument and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. 

March 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Tomorrow, March 13, 2019, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), a member of the House Subcommittee on Readiness will participate on a subcommittee hearing on ensuring resiliency of military installations and operations in response to climate change.

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March 12, 2019 Press Release
Landmark legislation would ensure equal access to the ballot box for Native peoples

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Senator Tom Udall, vice chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs and U.S. Representative Ben Ray Luján, along with U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich and U.S.

March 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Pieces of Congresswoman Haaland’s (NM-01) first bill became law today as the President signed the Public Lands Package. The bi-partisan package contains provisions to create 273,000 acres of wilderness in New Mexico that were also part of the ANTIQUITIES Act, which Haaland introduced alongside U.S. Senator Tom Udall (NM).

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