Press Releases

June 8, 2020 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) is inviting students to participate in her office’s Congressional App Challenge Info Session on Thursday, June 11. At the info session, students and teachers will be able to speak with the Congresswoman, gather information about the competition, and learn more about how to code at home during social distancing.

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June 6, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Friday afternoon, the Federal District Court for the District of Columbia reaffirmed Congresswoman Deb Haaland’s congressional amicus brief filed in support of the protections Tribes have from executive infringement on their lands.

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June 5, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (USCCR) voted to fulfill U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and U.S.

June 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Haaland joined House Armed Services Committee Vice Chair and 30-year Army veteran, Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04) and Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03) to call on Defense Secretary Mark Esper to stop use of force against protesters.

June 4, 2020 Press Release
As Brazil considers legislation that would incentivize corporate land grabs, Haaland continues work to protect sacred lands from corporate interests alongside 18 progressive House Members

Albuquerque, N.M. – This week, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) is ringing the alarm about human rights violations in Brazil. Haaland led a letter signed by 18 of her fellow progressive members of the U.S. House to Brazil’s Congressional President Rodrigo Maia in an effort to protect sacred lands from corporate land grabs.

June 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) and Vice Chair Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) wrote to Interior Secretary David Bernhardt today pushing for an explanation of why U.S.

June 4, 2020 Press Release

VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK— Yesterday, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), along with Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Congressman Ruben Gallego (AZ-07) held a conference call with FEMA leadership to discuss the significant delay tribal communities have experienced receiving COVID-19 resources and PPE from the federal government during this global pandemic.

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June 3, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will host a virtual social justice roundtable with local black community leaders to discuss legislative solutions that will address institutional racism in the United States.

June 2, 2020 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Now that all Congressional Art Competition submissions have been submitted, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) is launching the Congressional Art Competition People’s Choice Awards on Facebook. The community is encouraged to support young artists by voting on their choices from now until 5 p.m. MT on June 5th.

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