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Congressman Ben Ray Luján Opposes Farm Bill That Leaves Out Support for Nutrition Programs

Congressman Ben Ray Luján of New Mexico’s Third District released the following statement today after voting against a Republican Farm Bill that stripped out provisions to fund nutrition programs under the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program:

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Senator Tom Udall: "Historic Gridlock Must End on Nominees and Senate Rules"

In a speech from the Senate floor yesterday, Senator Tom Udall calls for an end of the unprecedented obstruction of Senate rules and stresses the need to confirm agency nominees to protect middle class families in the areas of environmental safety, labor issues and consumer rights. In a...

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241 Days and Counting Since ‘Globetrotting’ Steve Pearce Charged Taxpayers $19,525 for One International Airline Ticket

Congressman stubbornly refuses to reimburse taxpayers for extravagant and costly ticket "Get yourselves efficient," Pearce advised New Mexico federal  workers in January. "... I encourage the people in New Mexico to lead by example. Tighten your own belt and you'll find yourself a winner as these cuts...

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White House Outlines Economic Benefits of Fixing Our Broken Immigration System

During a meeting with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus yesterday, President Obama released a White House report highlighting the extensive economic benefits of comprehensive immigration reform – and the significant costs to our country and our economy of failing to act at this critical time. America has always been...

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Senator Udall Announces Grant Program to Improve Highly Rural Vets Transportation

Yesterday U.S. Senator Tom Udall announced that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is launching a new initiative that supports innovative transportation services for veterans living in highly rural areas. Senator Tom Udall Veterans...

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Senator Heinrich Continues Fight To Keep Student Loan Interest Rates Low

Yesterday, U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich continued his fight to keep student loan interest rates low. Senator Martin Heinrich "Earning a college degree shouldn't be a luxury, but something that every American family can afford," said Sen. Heinrich...

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Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham Meets with President Obama and Vice President Biden on Immigration Reform

Yesterday, U.S. Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham (NM-01), the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) Whip, and other members of the CHC met with President Obama and Vice President Biden at the White House to discuss immigration reform and other issues.

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Governor Martinez: A Record of Failure

The reports on our state's economy and quality of life keep coming in, and the news, for New Mexico, isn't good. Under Governor Susana Martinez's leadership our state continues to fall to bottom of every category. The Business Journals: Martinez is one of worst jobs governors

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HHS Secretary Sebilius Announces Grant to 15 New Mexico Health Centers to Help Uninsured Gain Affordable Health Coverage

U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today announced $150 million in grant awards to 1,159 health centers across the nation to enroll uninsured Americans in new health coverage options made available by the Affordable Care Act. The national grant includes over $2.2 Million in awards for...

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Legislative Spotlight: State Senator Michael Padilla

Senator Michael Padilla Freshman State Senator Michael Padilla started up a successful business with the goal of bringing jobs to New Mexico.  He is the owner of Altivus CRM Solutions, which has employed over 3,000 people...

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2020 Rising Star

Rising Star is the Democratic Party of New Mexico’s annual dinner to honor up-and-coming leaders in the Democratic Party. This year we’re recognizing the accomplishments of Democratic Nominee for Congress (NM-03) Teresa Leger Fernandez and Candidate for State Senate District 23, Harold Pope Jr.