Key Senate Committee Passes Heinrich’s Sportsmen’s Act
November 19, 2015 at 9:46 am
Who says bipartisanship is dead on Capitol Hill? The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee…
UPDATED: Heinrich, Udall urge compassion, balance on Syrian refugee issue
November 17, 2015 at 11:33 am
Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., today called on Americans to show compassion toward Syrians seeking…
NM lawmakers speak against deployment in Syria
November 2, 2015 at 10:54 pm
WASHINGTON – New Mexico's U.S. senators and the chairman of the Democratic Congressional Cam ...
Politics Notebook: Clerk may be long shot as Duran’s successor
October 30, 2015 at 12:05 am
Bernalillo County Clerk Maggie Toulouse Oliver has applied to be New Mexico's next secretary of state, but she could face long odds in landing Gov. Susana Martinez's appointment.
Federal budget affecting NM set for U.S. House vote
October 28, 2015 at 9:19 am
A hard-fought two-year national budget compromise set for a vote in the U.S. House today…
Politics Notebook: Las Cruces-area senator to be challenged
October 23, 2015 at 12:05 am
A high-stakes electoral battle is brewing in southern New Mexico, as Rep. Jeff Steinborn, D-Las Cruces, announced this week that he plans to run next year for the Senate seat held by Lee Cotter, a Las Cruces Republican.
Longest-serving lawmaker undecided on another run
October 16, 2015 at 12:05 am
New Mexico's longest-serving legislator, Rep. Nick Salazar, hasn't decided whether he'll seek re-election next year to a 23rd term in the House of Representatives – but at least one potential opponent isn't waiting for him to make up his mind.
Rep. Steve Pearce discusses House leadership chaos, preference for Speaker
October 8, 2015 at 3:07 pm
Land and Water Conservation Fund expires; fight looms in Congress
October 6, 2015 at 8:57 pm
WASHINGTON – New Mexico's Democratic lawmakers are calling for renewal of the 50-year-old Land and…
NM congressional delegation reacts to Pope Francis’ speech
September 24, 2015 at 5:20 pm
New Mexico's congressional delegation witnessed the historic speech of Pope Francis today in-person in the…
New Mexicans join crowd at White House
September 23, 2015 at 9:27 pm
Legislation seeks EPA payouts for mine spill
September 22, 2015 at 11:08 pm
WASHINGTON – New Mexico lawmakers introduced legislation Tuesday that would compel the Envir ...