Press Releases

May 6, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Democratic members of the U.S. House representing the western region demanded resources for essential workers and condemned Senate Republican efforts to hold funding for local, state, and tribal governments hostage.
 

May 6, 2020 Press Release

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

May 6, 2020 Press Release
While Republican Senate Leader Mitch McConnell says States should be Forced to File for Bankruptcy, Western Democrats are Fighting for Critical Aid that State and Local Governments Need to Pay Firefighters, Police, Healthcare Workers, Teachers and Others

Albuquerque, N.M. — Representative Deb Haaland (NM-01) along with Representatives Joe Neguse (Colo.-02), Steven Horsford (Nev.-04), Susie Lee (Nev.-03), and Greg Stanton (Ariz.-09) will host a press call for regional reporters today, Wednesday, May 6, at 9:00 am MT to discuss the need for local government fundi

May 5, 2020 Press Release

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. released the following tweets on the Department of Treasury’s announcement to release a portion of the $8 billion included for sovereign tribal governments in the CARES Act.

May 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) and Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.) announced that the U.S.

May 5, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Congresswomen Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Sharice Davids (Kans.-03) called Congress’ attention to the missing and murdered indigenous women and girls crisis with a U.S. House resolution. The U.S.

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.

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