From our friends and families to yours, the Democratic Party of New Mexico wishes everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving holiday! History of the Thankgiving Holiday In the United States, according to cultural tradition, the Thanksgiving holiday is traced to a 1621 feast held to celebrate a good harvest by Pilgrim settlers at Plymouth Colony
It’s time to celebrate Thanksgiving and give thanks for friends and family. Thanksgiving is a national holiday that brings our entire nation together, celebrating our blessings as one people. While celebrating, we won’t forget the hungry and those that are homeless. This is an opportunity to rededicate ourselves, individually and as a party, to helping
Congressman Ben Ray Luján of New Mexico’s Third District announced that he recently introduced legislation to help Native American communities preserve their traditional languages. This updated reauthorization of the Esther Martinez Native American Language Preservation Act improves and reauthorizes an existing program to support tribal communities and makes resources available to achieve this vital goal.
Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham is proposing a national Care Corps program, modeled after the Peace Corps, that is designed to provide support for family caregivers and help meet the growing demand for the care of aging and disabled Americans. Congresswoman Lujan Grisham’s National Care Corps Act (H.R. 5288) will place volunteers in communities to work
DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF NEW MEXICO Sam Bregman, Chairman SAVE THE DATE! 2015 Legislative Dinner Opening Day of 2015 Legislative Session Tuesday, January 20th La Fonda Hotel Santa Fe VIP Cocktail Reception 6:00 p.m ; Dinner 7:00 p.m More details to come…