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DPNM Statement on Doña Ana GOP Chair Resignation After Racist Post

New Mexico – The Democratic Party of New Mexico released the following statement after a racist post caused the resignation of Doña Ana County GOP Chair. “The difference between Democrats and Republicans couldn’t be more clear. While the New Mexico GOP was managing the fact that their official posted blatantly racist rhetoric, New Mexico Democrats

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La Camarilla Hispana del Partido Democrata Conmemora el Aniversario de DACA

Nuevo México – Hoy los co-presidentes de la Camarilla Hispana del Partido Democrata, Patricia Roybal Caballero y Ben Salazar, conmemoran el aniversario de DACA, el programa que proteja inmigrantes indocumentados que fueron traídos a los Estados Unidos como niños. “Hoy, recordamos que el progreso de nuestras comunidades y las ganancias de DACA, están en peligro.

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DPNM Hispanic Caucus Chairs Mark DACA Anniversary

New Mexico – Today, the Democratic Party of New Mexico’s (DPNM) Hispanic Caucus co-chairs, Patricia Roybal Caballero and Ben Salazar, marked the fifth anniversary of DACA, a program that protects undocumented immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children: “Today’s DACA anniversary comes with a reminder that the progress our communities made under President

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New Mexico Democrats Condemn Violence Fueled by Bigotry in Charlottesville

New Mexico – In case you missed it, the Democratic Party of New Mexico condemned the violence fueled by bigotry in Charlottesville: This is not the country we envision when we think about the country we love. Bigotry & violence have no place in society #Charlottesville https://t.co/WDlYtWIFlZ — DPNM (@NMDEMS) August 13, 2017 DPNM added,

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Democrats’ Efforts to Prepare High School Students for Jobs in Tech, Expand Broadband Access Prevail

New Mexico – In court today, Democrats’ efforts to prepare high school students for jobs in tech and expand broadband internet access in communities across New Mexico prevailed. “Governor Martinez proves again that she can’t do her job correctly. In this case, it means that Democratic efforts to increase opportunity for New Mexicans and build

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Dems Help Prepare Students for School

 Democrats know that every child, no matter who they are, how much their families earn, or where they live, should have access to a high-quality education, from preschool through high school and beyond. ~Democratic Party Platform  Democrats are working to ensure students are ready to learn in the upcoming school year, by hosting school supply drives

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Amidst Crime Crisis, ABQ Mayoral Candidate Dan Lewis Hosts ‘Shoot Out’

Albuquerque, NM – In a shocking lack of sensitivity for Albuquerque’s crime crisis, Albuquerque mayoral candidate Dan Lewis announced he will be hosting a “shoot out” this month. “When crime is on everyone’s mind in Albuquerque, it’s sickening to know that Dan Lewis would host a ‘shoot out’. Dan Lewis’ lack of consideration for families

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TODAY: Panel to Answer Questions on Obamacare in Sunland Park

Sunland Park, N.M. – A local district of the Doña Ana County Democratic Party and Indivisible are partnering to bring a panel discussion on the Affordable Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, to Sunland Park. At the event panelists will answer questions about the positive impact the ACA has on New Mexico, how

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Memo to Steve Pearce: New Mexicans Will Not Forget Your Vote on Health Care

Congressman Voted to Take Insurance Away from New Mexicans New Mexico – Despite the Republican failure to repeal the Affordable Care Act last night, New Mexicans will never forget that Congressman Steve Pearce voted to take health care away from thousands of his own constituents. Congressman Pearce, a far-right conservative ideologue, voted for the House version of

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DPNM Statement on Republicans’ Failed Attempt to Take Away Healthcare

“This is a victory for all New Mexicans. The people in our country stood up and took action to hold Republicans accountable for putting political ideology ahead of our health and well-being. “Republicans should shift focus from this reckless repeal and work with Democrats on productive solutions. Democrats will continue efforts to boost job creation, improve

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