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May 21, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) congratulated Albuquerque Academy student Zachary Auster, New Mexico’s 2020 Presidential Scholar from New Mexico’s First Congressional District. The student was announced when the U.S. Department of Education released the list of the 56th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars this afternoon.

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May 20, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) filed a bicameral, bipartisan amicus brief against unprecedented action to remove Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s land from tribal trust status. The brief, signed by 25members of Congress, was filed in Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe v.

May 19, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) released the following statement after Raytheon announced the closure of its Albuquerque facility by the end of 2020:

May 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—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 the U.S.

May 15, 2020 Press Release
Albuquerque, N.M. –  Tonight, Congresswoman Deb Haaland NM-01) announced that the new relief bill passed by the House of Representatives will provide $250 billion in stabilization funds for local communities, cities and towns and $20 billion for Tribes. Of that total amount, New Mexico is estimated to receive $669,240,000.
May 14, 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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May 13, 2020 Press Release
Albuquerque, N.M. — Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Democratic leaders of color are warning that the COVID-19 pandemic risks disproportionately undercounting historically underserved communities. In the letter to Census Bureau Director Dr. Steven Dillingham, the Tri-Caucus Chairs and Rep.
May 12, 2020 Press Release

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.

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April 27, 2020 In The News

FALLON — On any given day, the remote desert valleys of central Northern Nevada can feel like the most peaceful places on earth.
Until the noise from the jets arrives.

Sometimes the disruption is nothing more than a low rumble beyond a distant horizon that quickly fades back to silence.

April 24, 2020 In The News

After New York and New Jersey, the place with the highest coronavirus infection rate in the U.S. is the Navajo Nation. Dr. Deborah Birx of the national coronavirus task force told the White House press corps the tribe is using strike teams to address the issue.

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April 23, 2020 In The News

Ed Helms, Taika Waititi, Wilmer Valderrama, Congresswoman Deb Haaland and Congresswoman Sharice Davids appeared in a PSA on Thursday, raising awareness on the pandemic's impact on Native communities while also urging viewers to #StayAtHomeTogether.

April 23, 2020 In The News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- Lawmakers in Washington passed another relief package Thursday, which includes more money for small businesses that have been affected by COVID-19.

The bill includes $380 billion for small businesses, $75 billion for hospitals and $25 billion for COVID-19 testing.

The bill pours more money into the Paycheck Protection Program, which ran out of money. 

April 22, 2020 In The News

Congress has a new opportunity to meaningfully address the climate crisis by setting an ambitious land and water preservation goal for the United States.

April 21, 2020 In The News

An emergency relief fund has been created to help New Mexico’s tribal communities hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 21, 2020 In The News

An emergency relief fund has been created to help New Mexico’s tribal communities hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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April 20, 2020 In The News

Credit union trade groups have been throwing their support behind congressional efforts to increase the Member Business Loan cap to help small businesses deal with the economic impact of the coronavirus crisis.

April 20, 2020 In The News

“We want to make sure that Indian Country has what it needs to fight this virus.”
U.S. Rep. Deb Haaland, Laguna and Jemez Pueblos, joined Indian Country Today's newscast Monday, discussing federal funding, the push to reopen the economy and more. Here are some highlights:

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