U.S. House Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) issued the following statement after Senate Republicans unveiled their proposal to cut Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC) program benefits from $600 to $200 a week.
Santa Fe County is accepting applications from individuals who wish to be appointed by the Board of County Commissioners (Board) to the position of State Representative for House of Representatives District 48.
“America owes our veterans a debt of gratitude that can never be repaid. But we can make sure veterans have the full support of the federal government, especially now that we’re faced with the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Luján.
Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver today announced the launch of her Office’s updated business filing system that will now accommodate the creation of “benefit corporations,” a business designation that will allow for more socially responsible investments in New Mexico.
Teresa Leger Fernandez, the first woman and first Latina Democratic nominee for New Mexico’s Third Congressional District, issued the following statement applauding the Supreme Court’s ruling in June Medical Services, LLC v. Russo to protect abortion access.
U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-N.M.), ranking member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, issued the following statement on President Trump’s nomination of William Perry Pendley to serve as director of the Bureau of Land Management.
U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), a member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, issued the following statement after President Trump announced his intent to nominate William Perry Pendley as the director of the Bureau of Land Management.
Following Supreme Court DACA decision, the Senators also join every member of the Senate Democratic Caucus in a letter to Senate Majority Leader McConnell calling for the immediate consideration of legislation to provide Dreamers a pathway to citizenship.