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Senators Udall and Heinrich Back Clean Power Plan To Reduce Carbon Pollution

Both of New Mexico’s United States Senators have issued statements strongly in support of President Obama’s plan to combat climate change. U.S. Senator Tom Udall praised the plan by the president and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to reduce global warming-causing pollution from power plants. Udall issued the following statement: “New Mexico and the rest

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Congressman Ben Ray Luján on Clean Power Plan

Congressman Ben Ray Luján of New Mexico’s Third District released the following statement today on the Obama Administration’s Clean Power Plan to address the impacts of climate change. “From our economic security to our national security, the impacts of climate change are far reaching.  We are experiencing more extreme weather events, including drought and fires,

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Senators Udall and Heinrich Vote to Protect Funding for Women’s Health Care

Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich voted against an effort to cut off life-saving health care services for women in New Mexico by de-funding Planned Parenthood. The Republican-backed motion has failed a test vote in the U.S. Senate. Following the vote Senator Udall issued the following statement: “Planned Parenthood provides critical health care

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Debra Haaland: Weekly Update

Dear Democrats, As New Mexicans celebrate this beautiful summer season there is tremendous energy and enthusiasm for moving our state forward with the progressive, enlightened agenda of the Democratic Party. On Tuesday we had a fundraiser for the DPNM at the Isotopes Game, where I had the opportunity to spend time with several of our

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Senators Udall and Heinrich Issue Statements on the Las Cruces Church Bombings

U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich have issued statements on the on the detonation of two explosive devices Sunday morning in Las Cruces. U.S. Senator Tom Udall issued the following statement on the explosions at Calvary Baptist Church and Holy Cross Catholic Church: “My thoughts and prayers are with the congregations of Calvary Baptist Church, Holy

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