All Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) offices will be closed Monday, Oct. 12, in observance of Columbus Day and Indigenous Peoples’ Day. Regular virtual business hours will resume on Tuesday, Oct. 13.
U.S. House Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) led the House passage of the Tribal Health Data Improvement Act that he introduced alongside Congressman Greg Gianforte (R-MT).
U.S. House Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representative Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) secured a bipartisan amendment in the Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act to establish a nonprofit partner to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) that would channel private-sector investments and accelerate the commercialization of innovative energy technologies.
White House gave hospitals 48-hour notice to switch their data reporting system from the CDC system in use for over a decade to new system from a private contractor during national public health crisis.
With the easing of public health and safety restrictions enacted by State of New Mexico health officials, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), today announced that the Taos Field Office is increasing recreational access to Santa Cruz Lake to day-use activities with limitations to accommodate health and safety, staffing levels and construction work.
U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) sent a letter to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Dr. Robert R. Redfield, after recent reporting by Politico that the federal government had turned down tribal epidemiologists’ requests for data showing how the coronavirus (COVID-19) is spreading around their communities.
With the easing of public health and safety restrictions enacted by State of New Mexico health officials, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), today announced that the Taos Field Office is increasing recreational access and services at some recreation sites within the Lower Gorge of the Río Grande del Norte National Monument.
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today applauded the safe reopening of critical infrastructure meatpacking facilities across the United States. As of this morning, across the cattle, swine, and broiler sectors, processing facilities are operating more than 95% of their average capacity compared to this time last year.