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Author Archives: Michael Coleman / Journal Washington Bureau

9 months later, Homeland Security still a black hole

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has no shortage of critics, but few are as fierce – or as informed – as former Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma, who retired from Congress this month.

NM delegation adapting to power shift in Congress

As the U.S. House and Senate get back to work in Washington this month, some New Mexicans are worried about their delegation’s power in the new 114th Congress.

Udall pushes again for Senate rules change

Sen. Tom Udall started the 114th Congress on Tuesday the same way he did the last two Congresses – by proposing that the Senate change its rules in hopes that the gridlocked chamber will operate more effectively.