Udall, Heinrich, Haaland Announce $295,375 For CNM Community College To Expand Abqid Seed Fund

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WASHINGTON — U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representative Deb Haaland announced that the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) has awarded $295,375 to Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) to enhance and develop the ABQid Seed Fund, which will support a diverse, inclusive population of entrepreneurs and business owners in Central New Mexico.

Udall, Heinrich, Torres Small Announce $750,000 To NMSU To Develop Clean Energy Workforce

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representative Xochitl Torres Small announced that the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) has awarded $750,000 to New Mexico State University’s (NMSU) College of Engineering to create the Innovation and Commercialization for Regional Energy Workforce (I-CREW). The I-CREW program will focus on accelerating clean energy technology and developing a statewide clean energy workforce.

Udall, Heinrich Call For Reversal Of Trump Plan To Cut Nutrition Aid To 3 Million Americans

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Udall, Heinrich Call For Reversal Of Trump Plan To Cut Nutrition Aid To 3 Million Americans

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich joined a group of 19 Senators and 120 U.S. Representatives to demand that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) withdraw its disastrous plan to kick an estimated 3.1 million Americans off of food assistance, including tens of thousands of New Mexicans. 

Heinrich, Keller Conclude Electrifying 2019 Energy Summit: Building New Mexico’s Clean Energy Future

Heinrich, Keller Conclude Electrifying 2019 Energy Summit: Building New Mexico’s Clean Energy Future

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.  – With nearly 200 local officials and participants from across New Mexico, U.S. Senator Heinrich (D-N.M.) and Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller, along with the State of New Mexico, Bernalillo County, Rocky Mountain Institute, U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and National Renewable Energy Laboratory concluded the 2019 Energy Summit: Building New Mexico’s Clean Energy Future.

Heinrich Leads Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation To Protect Native American Seeds And Traditional Food Products

Heinrich Leads Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation To Protect Native American Seeds And Traditional Food Products

This effort supports health care, food security, and economic development in tribal communities.

WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 23, 2019) – Today, U.S. Senators Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and Martha McSally (R-Ariz.), U.S. Assistant House Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), and U.S. Representatives Don Young (R-Alaska), Betty McCollum (D-Minn.), and Tom Cole (R-Okla.) announced the introduction of the bipartisan, bicameral Native American Seeds Protection Act of 2019 to clearly identify ways to protect Native American seeds and traditional food products, and assist tribes in ensuring that cultural practices and traditional ways of life preserved.

Heinrich, Special Committee On The Climate Crisis To Hear Testimony From Republicans Who Support Climate Action Thursday

Heinrich, Special Committee On The Climate Crisis To Hear Testimony From Republicans Who Support Climate Action Thursday

GOP Pollster Frank Luntz and Young Conservatives To Testify at Committee’s Second Hearing.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, July 25 at 9:30 a.m. MT/11:30 a.m. ET, U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) will participate in the Senate Democrats’ Special Committee on the Climate Crisis’ hearing titled, “The Right Thing To Do: Conservatives for Climate Action.”