Press Releases

June 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed an amendment authored by Representative Grijalva and co-sponsored by Representative Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) that provides tribal governments with more funding to evaluate and develop renewable energy resources on tribal lands.

June 18, 2019 Press Release
Bill comes after Kid Count Data Report ranks New Mexico 50th in child wellbeing


June 14, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – On Saturday, June 15, 2019 Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will host a roundtable aimed at tackling New Mexico’s Healthcare challenges in the district.

June 14, 2019 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released the following statement after NBC Universal, Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham and Mayor Tim Keller announced a new studio in her district in Albuquerque:

June 14, 2019 Press Release
Lawmakers call on USPS to implement recommendations made by recent Inspector General report to ensure timely mail delivery and safe, secure facilities

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representative Deb Haaland wrote to Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan urging the U.S.

June 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – After a 21-hour, U.S. House Armed Services Committee markup to address the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) secured provisions that bolster New Mexico jobs, military housing protections, contamination clean up, and military resilience in the face of climate threats.

June 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will fight for New Mexico jobs and sustainability during the House Armed Services Committee’s National Defense Authorization Act (H.R.

June 10, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Throughout June, Congresswoman Deb Haaland’s team will hold Mobile Office Hours across the district to assist residents experiencing difficulties with federal agencies, including with their veterans benefits, Social Security, Medicare, passports or visas.

June 8, 2019 Press Release
Funding includes nearly $5 million for runway reconstruction for the Jetport at Santa Teresa and nearly $3.5 million to reconstruct runway safety areas at Four Corners Airport in Farmington

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Luján, Deb Haaland, and Xochitl Torres Small announced that the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal Aviation Administration has awarded $13,810,189 in federal funding for construction and maintenance projects at 16 New Mexico airports.

June 6, 2019 Press Release
Suspicious interpretation of the Immigration and Nationality Act disproportionately affects LGBTQ+ Citizens

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (D-N.M.), David Cicilline (D-R.I.) and Tom Malinowski (D-N.J.) and all Co-Chairs of the Congressional Equality Caucus are leading a letter demanding the Trump Administration halt its discriminatory interpretation of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA).