Press Releases

April 25, 2020 Press Release
Haaland fought to remove restrictions on credit unions that prevent them from fully serving small businesses in their communities

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) praised the inclusion of expanded lending options for small businesses in the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act that passed yesterday.  After Haaland heard from New Mexico credit unions that there were restrictions in place that limi

April 24, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – After Co-Chairs of the Congressional Native American Caucus Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Tom Cole (Okla.-04) called for clarity on CARES Act Funding for Tribal eligibility, the Small Business Administration (SBA) announced that all tribal entities are eligible for the Paycheck Protection Program.

April 24, 2020 Press Release
19 members of Congress call for House Leadership to increase federal match for Medicaid

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) is leading a call for immediate relief for state Medicaid programs to increase health care access. With the coronavirus pandemic sweeping through the country, more residents qualify for Medicaid increasing the financial burden for state governments. In a letter to U.S.

April 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released a video statement ahead of the U.S. House of Representatives vote on the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act. 
 

April 22, 2020 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Tomorrow, Thursday, April 23, 2020 Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Mark Ruffalo will discuss a green stimulus during live Earth Day event. Haaland’s feature comes on the second day of the U.S. Climate Strike’s three-day “Earth Day Live” event.
 
April 22, 2020 Press Release
Equal access to accurate information and culturally relevant news will save lives.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) is part of a coalition of Democratic leaders of color urging Senate and House leadership to include federal funding for local and ethnic media outlets in a future stimulus package.
April 22, 2020 Press Release

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

April 22, 2020 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) announced that she cosponsored the Coronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act which would, among other provisions, help ensure that all communities are able to access COVID-19 testing and treatment, and other relief services provided in coronavirus relief legislation.

April 21, 2020 Press Release
$62 million will go to 30 Higher Education Institutions to cover costs incurred due to the ongoing public health crisis and to provide direct emergency cash grants to students. $22 million from the Governor's Emergency Education Relief Fund will go towards ensuring education continues for students of all ages.

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

April 21, 2020 Press Release
More than 50 Members cosponsor comprehensive legislation to help states implement safe, sustainable, and science-based reopening plans

Albuquerque, N.M.

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