WASHINGTON—Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), along with U.S.
WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Lujan (D-N.M.), Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) and Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.) announced the U.S.
Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, May 12, 2020 at 2 p.m. ET / 12 p.m. MT, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will discuss state, local, and tribal government support during the coronavirus pandemic on a NowThis special series entitled, The Briefing. The panel discussion will also include St.
SANTA FE, NM – Construction has begun on 35,000 acres of state trust land for the La Joya Wind Farm in Torrance County, located about 10 miles west of the Village of Encino. The project includes a mix of private land and state trust land, the latter was awarded to Avangrid Renewables by Commissioner Stephanie Garcia Richard through an open bid process in September of 2019.
Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland announced she will be making space on the House Oversight Committee for Rep. Elijah Cummings’ successor, Rep. Kweisi Mfume. Haaland was given a special allowance to serve on a third committee when a vacancy became available on the U.S. House Oversight Committee after U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings passed away.
WASHINGTON (May 7, 2020) – U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich led the New Mexico delegation, including U.S. Senator Tom Udall and U.S.
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