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April 22, 2020 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Tomorrow, Thursday, April 23, 2020 Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Mark Ruffalo will discuss a green stimulus during live Earth Day event. Haaland’s feature comes on the second day of the U.S. Climate Strike’s three-day “Earth Day Live” event.
April 22, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) is part of a coalition of Democratic leaders of color urging Senate and House leadership to include federal funding for local and ethnic media outlets in a future stimulus package.
April 22, 2020 Press Release

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

April 22, 2020 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) announced that she cosponsored the Coronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act which would, among other provisions, help ensure that all communities are able to access COVID-19 testing and treatment, and other relief services provided in coronavirus relief legislation.

April 20, 2020 Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland’s (NM-01) announced that her 2020 Congressional Art Competition and Online People’s Choice Awards will continue through the coronavirus pandemic.

April 17, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Representatives Deb Haaland (NM-01), Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01), and Don Young (AK-At Large) led 62 of their colleagues in calling on House leadership to remove restrictions on credit unions that prevent them from fully serving small businesses in their communities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 17, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTONU.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 today that the U.S.

April 16, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released the following statement after President Trump announced that he would halt funding to the World Health Organizationin the middle of the coronavirus pandemic:



In The News

January 11, 2020 In The News

To prevent millions of federal dollars from getting lost in translation, the New Mexico state and local governments, and nonprofits are aiming to knock down 2020 census barriers for residents who speak languages other than English.

January 10, 2020 In The News

Hearing on “Reaching Hard-to-Count Communities in the 2020 Census”

The first enumeration of the 2020 Census is in a couple weeks in Toksook Bay, Alaska, which is a Yupik Alaska Native village, according to the National Congress of American Indians, and the lawmakers are worried that the Census Bureau isn’t prepared.

January 4, 2020 In The News

Scientists can now detect the “fingerprint” of human-caused climate change in global daily weather patterns, according to a groundbreaking analysis published Thursday in the journal Nature Climate Change.

January 3, 2020 In The News

The two-acre plot deep within east Oakland is a bright green oasis surrounded by urban sprawl. The creek that runs through it has been sealed with cement, and an interstate highway has been built overhead. But for Corrina Gould, this piece of land represents justice for Native Californians.

January 3, 2020 In The News

"This new development means that every day will be marked by the impacts of #climatechange," tweeted Congresswoman Deb Haaland, calling on her colleagues to pass bills addressing the crisis.

January 3, 2020 In The News

Most members of New Mexico’s congressional delegation reacted with ire to President Donald Trump’s drone strike that killed Maj. Gen. Qasem Soleimani, a powerful commander of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Corps, early Friday at Baghdad International Airport.

January 1, 2020 In The News

Thousands of indigenous women and girls in the United States of America and Canada have been murdered and disappeared without a trace. While the indigenous nations have sought help from the Federal Government in Washington DC to help protect their women, it’s fallen on deaf ears.

December 30, 2019 In The News

New Mexico congresspeople hoped a federal bill intended to improve energy transmission infrastructure could provide a path to the state’s efforts to increase renewable energy.

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-NM) introduced the Interregional Transmission Planning Improvement Act of 2019 earlier this month.

December 29, 2019 In The News

Rep. Deb Haaland, D-N.M, is among lawmakers calling for the passage of the U.S. House version of the Violence Against Women Act.

Haaland, who is a co-chair of the Native American Caucus, and a bipartisan group of House members sent a letter to Senate leadership saying they preferred the VAWA that originated in their chamber.

December 27, 2019 In The News

In a year marked by division, women everywhere pushed the world forward—and many made history, shattering long-standing glass ceilings to become “firsts” in their fields. From Zuzana Caputova, the first woman to become president of Slovakia, to Indonesian speed climber Aries Susanti Rahayu, the first woman to climb 15 meters in under 7 seconds, to Ruth E.