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Senator Tom Udall Supports Confirmation of New VA Secretary, Urges Approval of Bipartisan VA Reform Bill

U.S. Senator Tom Udall joined the Senate in voting unanimously to confirm Robert McDonald, a West Point graduate and former Procter & Gamble CEO, as the new secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The position was vacated in May when former VA Secretary Eric Shinseki resigned in the wake of the veterans’ scheduling

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Where’s the Investigation? Weeks after Voter Registration Complaints, Duran Yet to Act

Following several reports to the Bernalillo County Clerk’s office of voter registrars providing misleading and suppressive information, Bernalillo County Clerk Maggie Toulouse Oliver was forced to alert the public about the improper tactics and reiterate correct registration procedures. Toulouse Oliver immediately turned the information over to the Secretary of State’s office for further investigation. Now,

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Steve Pearce Earns a ZERO from National Hispanic, Asian Pacific Islander, Labor and Faith Leaders on 2014 National Immigration Scorecard

National Hispanic groups, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, as well as labor leaders and faith leaders have announced an unprecedented partnership and initiative of civic participation, beginning with the launch of its’ 2014 National Score Card on Immigration. The score card showing how Congress has failed on the issue of immigration reform. (Click here for the Scorecard) Republican Congressman Steve Pearce of New

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Weekly Address: Closing Corporate Tax Loop Holes

In this week’s address, the President continued his call for our nation to rally around an economic patriotism that says rather than protecting wasteful tax loopholes for a few at the top, we should be investing in things like education and job training that grow the economy for everybody. VIDEO MENSAJE DE LA CASA BLANCA:

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New Mexico Democrats Commemorate the 24th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act

New Mexico Democrats commemorate the 24th Anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Passed by Congress in 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act is the nation’s first comprehensive civil rights law addressing the needs of people with disabilities; prohibiting discrimination in employment, public services, public accommodations, and telecommunications. We join today in celebrating both

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