Press Releases

June 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Haaland (NM-01) voted for and the U.S.

June 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Tomorrow, June 5, 2019, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will chair the House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands hearing on the Chaco Cultural Heritage Area Protection Act (H.R. 2181) and Grand Canyon Centennial Protection Act (H.R. 1373).


June 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Today, Representatives Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Tom Cole (OK-04), Co-Chairs of the Congressional Native American Caucus hosted Indian Country 101 briefing for congressional staff. The training aimed at educating staff who work for members of Congress on the trust responsibility, land protections, self-governance, and health care issues in Indian Country.

June 1, 2019 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. –  In her efforts to ensure New Mexicans have quality service from the Social Security Administration, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) met with Social Security Administration staff at their office in Albuquerque on Friday.

May 30, 2019 Press Release
Funding will support treatment and prevention planning in rural communities across New Mexico and Indian Country, including Santa Fe, San Juan, and southern NM counties

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich, along with U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Luján, Deb Haaland, and Xochitl Torres Small, announced that the U.S.

May 29, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), Chair of the House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands, released the following statement after the Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt committed to put a year-long hold on leasing within a 10-mile perimeter around Chaco Canyon.

May 27, 2019 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) honored those who have given their lives in service to the United States at a Memorial Day Ceremony in Albuquerque. Prior to delivering remarks at the ceremony, Haaland met with a Gold Star Mothers Pat Merville, Kay Coleman, and Mary Koehler.

Haaland’s remarks as prepared for delivery are below:

May 26, 2019 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will start a weeklong work period in New Mexico honoring fallen soldiers at the Memorial Day ceremony in Albuquerque.

May 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland released the following statement upon hearing about the passing of New Mexico Senator John Pinto. New Mexico Senator Pinto served in World War II as a Navajo Code Talker and was the longest serving state senator in New Mexico.

May 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – One week after several states passed extremely restrictive abortion bills and just days after women in Albuquerque took to the streets to demand a stop to extreme bans, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) announced she will join House Democrats on the Women’s Health Protection Act.