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July 30, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – After a tour of a local business in the district, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (N.M.-01) will officially kick off the six-week district work period with the opening kick at a New Mexico United Game.

 

Haaland will then focus on behavioral health and hold her first of four town halls this month on Saturday.

 

July 29, 2019 Press Release

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. – This week, Congressman Bill Foster (D-IL) and U.S. House of Representatives Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) will lead a bipartisan congressional delegation on a tour of the Los Alamos National Laboratory, Sandia National Laboratories, and White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico.

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July 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –  With global recycling challenges impacting local communities, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (N.M.-01), and more than 40 Members of Congress sent letters to the Department of Commerce and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) urging them to take action to address the current recycling crisis being faced in response to China’s “National Sword” policy, which ba

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July 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) introduced a bill to bolster efforts to address the missing and murdered indigenous women crisis with bipartisan support from Paul Cook (R-Calif.), Ruben Gallego (D-Ariz.), Tom Cole (R-Okla.), and Sharice Davids (D-Kan.). The Justice for Native Survivors of Sexual Violence Act, H.R.

July 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – After a report from the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) was released, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (N.M.-01) called for the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) to address the gaps in behavioral health services at the VA Hospital in Albuquerque.

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July 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – As a single mom who knows the struggles of raising a child, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (N.M.-01) is leading her colleagues on a bill aimed at supporting family friendly workplaces and incentivizing businesses to implement family friendly policies for their workers.

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July 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Co-Chairs of the Democratic Women’s Caucus (DWC), Congresswomen Jackie Speier (CA-14), Lois Frankel (FL-21), Brenda L.

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July 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representatives Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) and John Curtis (R-Utah) introduced the Simplifying Outdoor Access for Recreation (SOAR) Act, a bill that would make outdoor recreation more accessible to everyone by streamlining the permitting process for outfitters, educational organizations, and community groups. 

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July 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Ruben Gallego (D-Ariz.), joined by Reps.

July 19, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – This weekend, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will connect with students, local musicians and the immigrant community at events in the district. In addition, Haaland will continue her fight for an economy that works for everyone at the national Tax the Rich Bus Tour stop.

Friday, July 19, 2019  

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April 9, 2019 In The News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - The fight to prevent oil and gas drilling at historic Chaco Canyon has reached Congress. 

Tuesday, members of New Mexico's congressional delegation reintroduced a measure to prevent future leasing or development on federally-owned land within 10 miles of the park. 

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April 9, 2019 In The News

Members of New Mexico’s congressional delegation on Tuesday announced legislation preventing the sale of oil and gas leases on federally owned lands in a 10-mile radius surrounding Chaco Culture National Historical Park.

April 9, 2019 In The News

Rep. Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Rep. Sharice Davids (KS-03), the first two Native American Women elected to the US House, speak at the 2019 We Are EMILY gala.

 

April 9, 2019 In The News

Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) marked her first 100 days in office with a House Floor speech highlighting significant legislative accomplishments.

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April 8, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON (KRQE) - A New Mexico congresswoman pressed the Air Force Secretary over the jet fuel leak at Kirtland. 

During a recent House Armed Services Committee meeting, Rep. Deb Haaland asked Secretary Heather Wilson about the long cleanup process. The leak of millions of gallons of fuel into the soil was first discovered in 1999. 

April 7, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — Immediately after the U.S. House passed the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization, Congresswoman Deb Haaland, Vice Chair of the Democratic Women’s Women’s Caucus, celebrated its passage joining women congressional leaders at a press conference.

Haaland’s remarks as prepared for delivery are below:

April 7, 2019 In The News

Congress voted to pass Violence Against Women Act; Legislative path ahead is complicated by sharp divisions over human rights, gun provisions

April 1, 2019 In The News

‘We’ve made the most of every single minute of every single day,’ she says

Deb Haaland hasn’t been in Washington long.

March 31, 2019 In The News

Leaders in Middle Eastern countries appreciate the work U.S. troops are doing in the region, U.S. Rep. Deb Haaland was told during a recent tour.

The New Mexico Democrat met with King Abdullah of Jordan, the prime minister of Jordan and the prime minister of Iraq two weeks ago during a visit to Jordan, Kuwait and Iraq as a member of the House Armed Forces Committee.

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