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Congressman Pearce Supports ICE Raids that Hurt Communities in His District

Albuquerque, N.M. – Chairwoman of the Democratic Party of New Mexico Debra Haaland stood up for New Mexico’s immigrant communities today, and demanded respect from Congressman Steve Pearce.  Congressman Pearce declared his support for ICE raids that hurt communities in his district with a statement released earlier this week. “President Trump and his Republican colleague Steve Pearce have demonstrated

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Secretary of State Toulouse Oliver Delivers on Campaign Promise

Albuquerque N.M –  Today, Democratic Party of New Mexico Chairwoman Debra Haaland commended Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver on her commitment to keep her campaign promise of ensuring transparency in government. Under Secretary Toulouse Oliver’s leadership, the Secretary of State’s Office launched a site that makes it easier for New Mexicans to access candidate and public

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Democrats Oppose DeVos Confirmation

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, following the confirmation vote in favor of President Trump’s nominee for Education Secretary, Betsy DeVos, Democratic Party of New Mexico Chairwoman Debra Haaland released the following statement: “The confirmation vote for Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education was a misstep for this country.  New Mexicans rely on public schools to provide a quality education

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DPNM: New Mexico GDP Heading the Wrong Direction Under Gov. Martinez

Albuquerque, N.M. – Governor Martinez’s lack of leadership on the economy was highlighted in a new report today from the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA).  The BEA, a federal government agency under the Department of Commerce, released new gross domestic product (GDP) data for the third quarter of 2016.  The BEA’s analysis placed New Mexico at the

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