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January 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Congresswoman Deb Haaland’s (NM-01) bill to protect public health, water, and cultural resources from mining cleared the Natural Resources Committee today. The Buffalo Tract Protection Act address concerns Congresswoman Haaland heard from the Sandoval County community.

January 14, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Throughout January, Congresswoman Deb Haaland's staff will hold Mobile Office Hours across the district to assist residents experiencing difficulties with federal agencies, including with their veterans’ benefits, Social Security, Medicare, passports or visas. 

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January 10, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. -- On January 11, 2020 Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will attend the State of the City Celebration hosted by the city of Albuquerque and Mayor Tim Keller. The celebration is in partnership with America Prays to support those experiencing homelessness in Albuquerque.

January 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed the PFAS Action Act of 2019, a bill that will protect New Mexico’s water from toxic chemicals.

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January 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed the PFAS Action Act of 2019, a bill that will protect New Mexico’s water from toxic chemicals.

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January 9, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) voted for the War Powers Resolution to limit the President’s military action regarding Iran. The resolution passed the U.S. House by a vote of 224 to 194. 

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January 9, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – At a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) asked questions that led experts to raise concerns about the Census Bureau’s operational decisions to reach Indian Country during the 2020 Census.

January 8, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- On Thursday, January 9, 2020, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), a newly appointed member to the House Oversight and Reform Committee, will examine the Census Bureau’s preparations for the 2020 Decennial Census, focusing on efforts to reach hard-to-count communities.

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January 8, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) is backing House action to prevent war with Iran. The three measures include a War Powers Resolution, a bill prohibiting any funding for offensive military force in or against Iran without prior congressional authorization, and a bill repealing the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002.

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January 23, 2019 In The News

Rep. Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) said a transgender flag is “proudly” on display outside of her office this week after the Supreme Court allowed the Trump administration to temporarily enforce restrictions on transgender people who serve in the military. “The trans flag is displayed proudly outside my office door today,” the freshman lawmaker said in a tweet on Tuesday night.

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January 18, 2019 In The News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland, one of the first Native American women elected to Congress, is taking a closer look at why too many Native American women have gone missing. Haaland said ending the crisis is one of her top priorities. “It's devastating.

January 16, 2019 In The News

In an original documentary, the Washington Post goes behind the scenes with two newly-elected women as they take their place in the 116th Congress: Deb Haaland, one of the first two native American women to serve in Congress, and Ayanna Pressley, the first African American woman to represent Massachusetts.

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January 14, 2019 In The News

Just over a century ago, Jeannette Rankin of Montana won a seat in the House of Representatives, becoming the first woman ever elected to federal office. In 1917, 128 years after the first United States Congress convened, she was sworn into its 65th session.

January 3, 2019 In The News
An article about the 116th United States Congress.
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January 2, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep.-elect Deb Haaland has announced staff hires for her team, which will begin work Thursday.

Haaland made history in the 2018 midterm when she was elected as one of the first Native American women to serve in Congress. She will take the oath of officeThursday, the first day of the 116th Congress.

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