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Senator Heinrich Fights For Renewable Energy Development, Community Solar, And Land And Water Conservation Fund In Key Committee Hearing

During a U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources markup hearing yesterday, U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich advocated for legislation to promote renewable energy development on public lands, community solar, and reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF). The hearing was held to consider amendments for the committee’s bipartisan energy package, which will

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Senators Udall, Heinrich Call for Hearing on Need to Expand Radiation Exposure Compensation Act to Include Tularosa Downwinders, Post-1971 Uranium Workers

Senators’ bipartisan bill would expand populations receiving compensation U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced yesterday that they have asked the Senate Judiciary Committee to hold a hearing on their work to amend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) to expand compensation for victims of radiation exposure in New Mexico as well as several

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Democratic Party of New Mexico Announces New Executive Director

Hire begins building much needed ties between Border States Democratic Party Chairwoman Deb Haaland announced DPNM’s new Executive Director Monday morning. Joe Kabourek, an attorney and top-level staffer from Colorado has been called on to lead the Dem’s into the crucial 2016 election cycle. “I look forward to working with Democrats across New Mexico to

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Debra Haaland: Weekly Update

Dear Democrats, I am writing this week with exciting news! I am extremely pleased to announce that our new Executive Director, Joe Kabourek, will be starting in the next couple of weeks. Joe ran a great Attorney General race in Colorado last cycle, is well-qualified, comes highly recommended from the Colorado Chairman Rick Palacio, and

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GOP Levels Partisan Attacks Against Keller to Distract from Abuse of Power in Republican Administration

Today, the Albuquerque Journal covered conspiracy theories from the Republican Party about State Auditor Tim Keller’s track record of work for tribes in New Mexico. The Republican Party again attempted to distract the public from the legitimate investigation of Taxation and Revenue Secretary Padilla with misinformation and partisan attacks. Just recently, the Albuquerque Journal printed

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