Press Releases

July 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—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.) and Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.) announced that the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has awarded $550,000 in grant funding to 11 organizations across New Mexico.

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July 3, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), Co-Chair of the Congressional Native American Caucus, released the following statement after the Washington NFL team announced that it will review their name:

July 2, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – After a late-night unanimous bipartisan vote Wednesday, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) reported major wins for New Mexico in the Fiscal Year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). During the U.S.

July 2, 2020 Press Release
Haaland’s Provisions to Improve Clean Energy Transmission & Amendment to Help Deploy Wireless Broadband Internet on Tribal Lands Included in the Bill
July 2, 2020 Press Release
Program styled after Rent the Runway will provide maternity uniforms for women in the military
July 1, 2020 Press Release
Bill enhances student loan benefits so National Guard and Reserve members qualify for full student loan repayments.
June 30, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – As New Mexicans face another month of rent during the pandemic, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) last night voted to pass the Emergency Housing Protections and Relief Act, a bill that directly addresses the needs of renters and homeowners who have been severely impacted by the pandemic. The bill passed the house with bipartisan support tonight.

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June 30, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) posted the following statement celebrating beloved New Mexico author Rudolfo Anaya after hearing the news of his passing:

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June 30, 2020 Press Release
Haaland’s 30 by 30 Resolution, Climate Stewardship Act, and 100% Clean Economy Act included in House Climate Crisis Plan

Washington, D.C. – On Tuesday, the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis unveiled a comprehensive congressional climate action framework, highlighting Congresswoman Deb Haaland’s work to address climate change.

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