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September 13, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) is inviting students to participate in her office’s Congressional App Challenge. The challenge is an app building competition open to middle school and high school students who live in New Mexico’s First Congressional District. 

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September 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Tomorrow, Wednesday, September 11, 2019, Congressional Native American Caucus Co-Chairs Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Tom Cole (Okla.-4) will join tribal leaders from across Indian Country to honor native women survivors ahead of the 25thanniversary of the Violence Against Women Act.

September 9, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland, Chair of the House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands announced that she joined legislation to restore the ban on plastic water bottle sales in national Parks.

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September 4, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – As a member of the House Armed Services Committee, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) received word that $125 million for New Mexico base’s construction projects will be directly impacted by the Trump Administration’s recent theft from Department of Defense to build a wasteful border wall.

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September 3, 2019 Press Release

Bozeman, MT – This week, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01), Chair of the Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands will join U.S. Representative Mike Quigley (IL-01) and other members of Congress on a two-day climate change tour of Yellowstone National Park.

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August 31, 2019 Press Release

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

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August 29, 2019 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – This week, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) toured the Veterans Benefits Administration office in Albuquerque to receive a briefing on their duties and responsibilities. During the briefing, Haaland and officials discussed efforts to improve outreach for veterans in local and rural areas. 

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June 28, 2019 In The News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Taxpayers and patients in the U.S. could save millions of dollars a year if they were able to pay what people in other countries do for insulin and other medications required by diabetics, a lawmaker said Friday.

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June 26, 2019 In The News

BISMARCK– In 2016, Debra Haaland cooked green chili and tortillas at the Standing Rock Sioux camps pitched against the Dakota Access Pipeline. Bringing food was her traditional way of contributing to the fight against the $3.8 billion pipeline.

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June 26, 2019 In The News

(KRQE)- Congresswoman Deb Haaland is introducing new legislation to rescind Medals of Honor for some U.S. troops. U.S. soldiers got the medals after participating in the 1890 Wounded Knee massacre when hundreds of Lakota Sioux men, women, and children were killed.

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June 25, 2019 In The News

To be awarded a Medal of Honor in the United States, a person must display “great personal bravery or self-sacrifice.” For the past 129 years, that stipulation has effectively included the mindless slaughter of Indigenous people.

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June 25, 2019 In The News

On a day the first Medal of Honor was bestowed on a living Iraq War recipient, lawmakers and members of the Sioux nation announced their plan to take away those awarded for what became known as The Wounded Knee Massacre.

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June 23, 2019 In The News

U.S. Rep. Debra Haaland said her portrait session with Bismarck ambrotypist Shane Balkowitsch was amazing, amazing, amazing.

June 21, 2019 In The News

More New Mexico elected officials came out against a proposed project to build a facility intended to temporarily store spent nuclear fuel near the border of Eddy and Lea counties in the southeast region of the state.

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June 4, 2019 In The News

SANTA FE, N.M., June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Southwestern Association for Indian Arts (SWAIA) (http://swaia.org), the non-profi

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May 31, 2019 In The News

New Mexicans watching Comedy Central Thursday night may have spotted a familiar political face.

U.S Rep. Deb Haaland appeared on the cable network’s “Klepper” to discuss her thoughts on the lack of public visibility of Native Americans.

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