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April 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) blasted the Trump Administration for lack of transparency on the decision to remove thousands of acres of land from the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase Escalante National Monuments during a House Natural Resource Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands hearing.

April 10, 2019 Press Release
Bill would ban schools nationwide from practice of publicly singling out children — such as with wrist bands or assigned chores — if they can't pay for school meals

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Senator Tom Udall and U.S.

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April 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) marked her first 100 days in office with a House Floor speech highlighting significant legislative accomplishments. The speech was part of the freshman class’ 100 Days For the People special order. Haaland’s remarks as prepared for delivery are below.

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April 9, 2019 Press Release
Legislation would award Congressional Gold Medal to heroes of Bataan and Corregidor
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April 9, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Luján and Deb Haaland introduced the Chaco Cultural Heritage Area Protection Act, S. 1079, a bill to withdraw the federal lands around Chaco Canyon from further mineral development.

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April 8, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. –  On Friday, April 19, 2019, Congresswoman Deb Haaland and her team will be at the Bear Canyon Senior Center to assist residents experiencing difficulties with federal agencies, such as Veterans benefits, Social Security, and Medicare.

April 8, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – TOMORROW, Tuesday, April 9 at 12 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. MT, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich, along with U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Luján, the U.S. House Assistant Speaker, and Deb Haaland, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez, All Pueblo Council of Governors Chairman E.

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April 8, 2019 Press Release
Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan Authorization Act Passes U.S. House

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), Vice Chair of the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee, released the following statement after the Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan Authorization Act passed the U.S. House:

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April 5, 2019 Press Release
Major funding will support planning and construction projects at key IHS facilities in Crownpoint, Albuquerque, and Gallup

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Tom Udall, ranking member of the Senate Interior Appropriations Subcommittee and vice chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, and Martin Heinrich, along with U.S.

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April 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – After hearing about unsafe housing conditions from Kirtland Air Force Base (KAFB) families, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) is seeking answers during a House Armed Services Subcommittee on Readiness hearing. The hearing covered the mismanagement of housing programs for military families.

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