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August 11, 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.

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August 9, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) introduced historic legislation to rename the Five Points Post Station after a local hero Jose Hernandez.

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August 7, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – This week, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Congressman Mike Waltz (Fla.-06) sent a bipartisan letter to the Secretary of Defense Mark Esper urging the  Department of Defense(DoD) to close child care gaps for military families.

August 6, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the Congressional Native American Caucus Co-Chairs Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Tom Cole (Okla.-04) highlighted priorities included for Tribal governments and Native American families in House-passed appropriations bills for fiscal year 2021.

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August 5, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – On Saturday, August 8th, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) will host the second annual Going Green with Deb event to provide sustainability resources and fun for the community. In light of the pandemic, the event will be hosted virtually on the Congresswoman’s Facebook and YouTube pages.

August 5, 2020 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Today, Natural Resources Committee Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) and Vice-Chair Deb Haaland (D-N.M.), sent a letter to President Trump and U.S.

August 5, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) led her colleagues in a letter to Michael J. Rigas, Acting Director of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), and Russell T.

August 4, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Yesterday, the Census Bureau officially announced it will stop in-person interviews on September 30th, a month before the October 31st end date that had been set earlier this year.

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May 7, 2020 In The News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The federal government has approved $2 trillion for stimulus checks, small business loans and financial aid for hospitals, but New Mexico Congresswoman Deb Haaland said more needs to be done for essential workers.

May 5, 2020 In The News

Native tribes will start receiving billions of dollars in COVID-19 relief promised in March, the Treasury Department says.

May 5, 2020 In The News

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May 5, 2020 In The News

Federal regulators agreed to extend the public comment period for licensing a repository near Carlsbad for spent nuclear fuel amid the COVID-19 pandemic, to provide more leeway for those wishing to submit comments as many struggled with social distancing and public health orders brought on by the virus’ spread.

May 4, 2020 In The News

When the University of New Mexico announced March 19 that all spring semester classes would move online and all students should move out of the dorms, 21-year-old communications major Hannah John went home. But she couldn’t stay long.

May 3, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON — The House Committee on Natural Resources on Friday sent a letter to the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Inspector General Mark Greeblatt to request an investigation of Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Tara Sweeney.

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April 30, 2020 In The News

Country music legend Billy Ray Cyrus, actress Piper Perabo and a member of the Black Eyed Peas will join Native American members of Congress and tribal government leaders for a town hall discussion of COVID-19’s disproportionate impact on Native communities.

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April 30, 2020 In The News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal land managers plan to hold a series of virtual meetings on a contested plan that will guide for at least the next decade oil and gas development around a national park and other areas in northwestern New Mexico that are revered by Native American tribes.

April 30, 2020 In The News

Democratic Reps. Joaquin Castro (Texas) and Deb Haaland (N.M.) led more than 30 of their colleagues in asking House leadership to broaden the definition of essential workers in the next relief package and guarantee them paid sick leave and affordable child care, among other benefits. 

April 29, 2020 In The News

IT TAKES TWO: Two separate coalitions of environmental groups sued the Trump administration on Wednesday, challenging a rollback of protections for the nation’s waterways.

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