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Author Archives: Michael Coleman / Journal Washington Bureau

Ben Ray Luján. (Greg Sorber/Albuquerque Journal)

For Luján, job creation is the primary mission

WASHINGTON – When Rep. Ben Ray Luján looks at New Mexico’s neighbors – Colorado, Texas, Utah and Arizona – he sees new jobs he wishes were materializing in his own state.

NM senators support plan to arm ‘moderate’ rebels

New Mexico’s U.S. senators this week put their weight behind an effort to train and arm so-called “moderate” Syrian rebels in the fight against Islamic State

Steve Pearce.

Pearce continues war on overregulation, taxes

WASHINGTON – As Rep. Steve Pearce campaigns for a sixth term in southern New Mexico’s 2nd Congressional District, the Hobbs Republican is aware of the shifting political terrain.

U.S. allies in no rush to join the Islamic State fight

After President Barack Obama finished his 15-minute speech on Wednesday night about sending U.S. warplanes to the Middle East to take out the radical Islamic State terrorist group, some of us had as many questions as we had answers.

Michelle Lujan Grisham. (Greg Sorber/Albuquerque Journal)

Lujan Grisham focused on jobs and economy

WASHINGTON – When Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham ran for Congress two years ago, her campaign focused on jobs and the economy.

Udall effort to counter high court rulings fails

WASHINGTON – Sen. Tom Udall’s effort to amend the Constitution and counter controversial Supreme Court rulings on campaign finance died Thursday in the Senate.

New Mexico Democratic Sen. Martin Heinrich, at right, and Sen. Jeff Flake, an Arizona Republican, will star in a reality-style show on the Discovery Channel, "Rival Survival." (Courtesy of the Discovery Channel)

Will Martin Heinrich survive?

The answer is 'yes' in a novel approach to bipartisanship on the Discovery Channel

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