Press Releases

May 4, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and U.S.

May 1, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Chairman Mark Takano (D- Calif.), Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Jon Tester (D-Mont.), Rep. Mike Levin (D-Calif.), Chair of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity, and Rep.

May 1, 2020 Press Release
Washington, DC – On Monday, May 4th, the Democratic Women’s Caucus (DWC) led by Co-Chairs Lois Frankel (FL-21), Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), and Jackie Speier (CA-14) and Vice Chairs Veronica Escobar (TX-16) and Deb Haaland (NM-01) will host a virtual meeting on the disparate impacts of COVID-19 on women and families. 
 
May 1, 2020 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – The House Natural Resources Committee is hosting a livestreamed roundtable on Tuesday, May 5, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern time on the Trump administration’s push to deregulate the fossil fuel industry and other heavy polluters during the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 1, 2020 Press Release
In March, the N.M. delegation requested NRC delay public meetings and extend EIS public comment period amid COVID-19 outbreak

WASHINGTON (May 1, 2020) – U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich, and U.S.

April 30, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Natural Resources Committee Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) and Vice Chair Deb Haaland (D-N.M) today strongly criticized the Department of the Interior’s (DOI) efforts to open sacred tribal lands in New Mexico to new oil and gas extraction during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

April 30, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released the following statement after the Library of Congress announced that Joy Harjo will continue her role as the national Poet Laureate for a second term:

April 29, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) outlined her priorities for the next coronavirus package during a press conference with Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller.

April 29, 2020 Press Release
Funding was delayed due to Trump Administration decision to grant corporations access to funding, despite intended use for Tribal governments

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, U.S. Representatives Deb Haaland (NM-01), Co Chair of the Congressional Native American Caucus and Ruben Gallego, Chairman of the Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the U.S. are leading the call for the Department of Treasury to immediately release CARES Act funding to Tribes.

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