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April 8, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. -- Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland joined Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, the Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and Rep.

April 7, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M.- -- Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) announced with the delegation $79.8 million in funding for transportation in Albuquerque. The funds are part of a first wave of U.S.

April 7, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M.  – Congresswoman Deb Haaland, a member of the U.S. House Oversight Committee, issued the following statement after President Trump abruptly demoted the Acting Defense Department Inspector General Glenn Fine and removed him from his position as head of the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee created in the CARES Act, less than a week after his appointment:

April 6, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), along with U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) and Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.) announced that New Mexico Tribes will receive over $674,000 in grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT).

April 6, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland, a Vice Chair of the Congressional Equality Caucus, celebrated the inclusion of several LGBTQ+ measures in the reauthorization of the Older Americans Act.

April 3, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. - Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Rep. Deb Haaland (D-NM) introduced the Suspend School Meal Debt Act today to require school food authorities and local educational agencies to stop collecting unpaid meal fees during the COVID–19 pandemic, providing much-needed relief for families across the nation. They were joined by original cosponsors Reps.

April 3, 2020 Press Release

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

April 2, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – After hearing that military families are stuck with unintended financial burdens caused by the coronavirus, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) led a letter to the Secretary of Defense, Mark Esper to ensure military families receive immediate financial relief. 

April 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON (April 2, 2020) – U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich, and U.S.

April 2, 2020 Press Release

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

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October 30, 2019 In The News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The U.S. House passed legislation Wednesday that would prevent the use of federal land for oil and gas development within a 10-mile radius of Chaco Canyon National Historical Park.

October 15, 2019 In The News

Bill is Critical to Improving Immigrant Communities’ Access to Health Care

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October 14, 2019 In The News

Every year, on the second Monday of October, the federal government closes so the nation can celebrate Columbus Day, named for Italian explorer Christopher Columbus. And every year, on the second Monday of October, a growing number of Americans use the holiday to honor indigenous people instead. 

Some in Congress say it’s time for federal government to do this, too.

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October 14, 2019 In The News

When Grand Forks, North Dakota, replaced Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day in July, Courtney Davis Souvannasacd brought her son, Benjamin, with her to the City Council chambers to watch the vote.

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October 7, 2019 In The News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — About a quarter of Navajo women and some infants who were part of a federally funded study on uranium exposure had high levels of the radioactive metal in their systems, decades after mining for Cold War weaponry ended on their reservation, a U.S. health official Monday.

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