Press Releases

June 29, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a Louisiana law restricting abortion access in June Medical Services v. Russo decision:

June 29, 2020 Press Release


TODAY: Livestreamed Committee Hearing on Lafayette Square Park Crackdown Will Feature Injured Reporter, Wounded Protester, Bishop Mariann Budde


June 29, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) continued her work to address systemic racism by pushing for concrete action from military officials to address racial disparities in the military during a House Armed Services Committee hearing last week. At the hearing, Haaland pressed Lt. Gen.

June 26, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – As the country begins to address systemic racism in policing, and companies across the country are changing offensive branding, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), one of the first Native American women to serve in Congress, is once again calling on the Washington NFL football team to change their name.

June 24, 2020 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) announced the winners of the 2020 Congressional Art Competition. Out of more than 30 submissions, she announced the overall winner, whose art will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol for a year, and the second place winner, whose art will be displayed in the Congresswoman's office in Washington, D.C.

June 23, 2020 Press Release
The Interior Inspector General says it is reviewing U.S. Park Police and other federal law enforcement excessive use of force against peaceful protesters and journalists in Lafayette Park following request from lawmakers earlier this month

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and U.S. Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva, D-Ariz., and Deb Haaland, D-N.M., today welcomed the decision of the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) for the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) to review the U.S.

June 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Lujan (D-N.M.), Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) and Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.) announced that the U.S.

June 18, 2020 Press Release
AGES Act named after Anthony Gonzales, a New Mexican who is struggling to receive survivors benefits because of outdated
June 18, 2020 Press Release
Bill to assist Land Grant and Acequia communities in protecting traditional land use to be considered

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland, Chair of the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands, will hold a legislative hearing to consider U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management bills, including a bill that specifically assists Land Grant and Acequia communities in protecting traditional land use.