Luján, Wilson Secure Bipartisan Amendment in Clean Energy Package

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.

The Taos Field Office Announces Opening Of Santa Cruz Lake For Day-Use

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.

Heinrich Demands CDC Transparency With Tribal COVID-19 Data

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.