Press Releases

May 14, 2019 Press Release
House Bill Includes Important Provisions for Urban Indians

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Norma J. Torres (D-CA), Dan Newhouse (R-WA), and Deb Haaland (D-NM) reintroduced Savanna’s Act, a bill named in honor of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind, a 22-year old pregnant member of the Spirit Lake Tribe who was tragically murdered in August 2017.

May 13, 2019 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – At a reception held in honor of the artists this weekend, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) announced the winners of the Congressional Art Competition. At the reception she announced the overall winner, whose art will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol for a year, and the winners of the People’s Choice Congressional Art Competition held on Facebook.

May 10, 2019 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – This weekend, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will celebrate Small Business Week, New Mexico graduates, Letter Carriers, and creative students.

May 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released the following statement after Virgin Galactic announced it will relocate to Truth or Consequences, New Mexico;

May 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ahead of Mother’s Day, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) highlighted the trauma of family separation policies on the House Floor. Specifically, she mentioned the hundreds of children who will not be with their mothers on Mother’s Day because of the harmful Trump Administration policy.

May 9, 2019 Press Release
Bill will protect traditional use, public health in Sandoval County from mining interests

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Vice Chair of the House Natural Resources Committee Deb Haaland and Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján introduced the Buffalo Tract Protection Act to address the local Sandoval County community’s concerns about the negative impacts of a proposed gravel mine in the area.