Luján Discusses Importance of Broadband for Tribal Communities During COVID-19 Pandemic

 Congressman Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), the U.S. House Assistant Speaker, participated in a conversation about the importance of increasing access to broadband in Tribal communities. Joined by representatives from the American Library Association, the Santa Fe Indian School, and the Jemez Pueblo Community Library, the congressman discussed how Tribal libraries can serve as entry points for providing greater connectivity to underserved communities. 

Heinrich Urges FCC To Do More For Rural And Tribal Broadband Access In New Mexico

Heinrich Urges FCC To Do More For Rural And Tribal Broadband Access In New Mexico

Senator Heinrich is requesting in-person technical assistance workshops in New Mexico to boost local participation in federal broadband programs

WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 1, 2019) – U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) today sent a letter to Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai requesting in-person technical assistance workshops to promote broadband funding for tribal and rural communities in New Mexico.

TOMORROW: Udall To Host Broadband Summit In Albuquerque

TOMORROW: Udall To Host Broadband Summit In Albuquerque

Udall will discuss improving access to broadband and closing the digital divide in New Mexico.

TOMORROW, Friday, March 22, 2019 in Albuquerque, U.S. Senator Tom Udall will host a broadband summit titled “Connecting New Mexico – The Future of Broadband in Our State” in partnership with the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) where he will discuss the importance of increasing broadband access across New Mexico.