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DPNM Counting Taxpayer Dollars Wasted By N.M. House Republicans

N.M. House Republicans Pushing Governor Martinez’s Political Games New Mexico – New Mexico House Republicans are wasting tens of thousands of dollars pushing Governor Martinez’s political games in the special session, and the Democratic Party of New Mexico released a ticker to keep track of taxpayer dollars N.M. House Republicans are costing our state. See number of

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Don’t Let a Group of Republicans Stop Our Progress

We’ve come a long way since the financial crisis: More Americans are getting back to work, and the middle-class is growing stronger. But a group of House Republicans are risking all this in an attempt to defund Obamacare, a law that’s already helping Americans get better health care at a lower cost. Speaking on the

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President Obama Speaks on Restoring Security to Homeownership

Speaking in Phoenix yesterday, President Obama laid out his ideas for strengthening the housing market and ensuring responsible middle class families have access to affordable mortgages and refinancing, as well as his plan for building a more durable and fair system that promotes the American Dream of homeownership, while preventing the nightmare of another crisis.

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Ask President Obama Your Questions About Housing

President Obama is traveling to Phoenix, Arizona today to lay out his plan to continue helping responsible homeowners and those who seek to own their own homes as the next cornerstone of a strong middle class in America. The day after today’s speech, the President is sitting down to answer your questions about his plan during a

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A Plan to Simplify the Tax Code for Businesses and Give Working Families a Better Deal

Yesterday President Obama traveled to Chattanooga, Tennessee today to talk about the first and most important cornerstone of middle class security: a good job in a durable, growing industry. “We should be doing everything we can as a country to create more good jobs that pay good wages,” President Obama said. And plenty of independent economists, business owners,

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President Obama Speaks on the Economy

Today President Obama returned to Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois to kick off a series of speeches about his vision for rebuilding an economy that puts the middle class — and those fighting to join it – front and center. In his remarks, President Obama laid out the progress we’ve made together in the five years since

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White House Outlines Economic Benefits of Fixing Our Broken Immigration System

During a meeting with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus yesterday, President Obama released a White House report highlighting the extensive economic benefits of comprehensive immigration reform – and the significant costs to our country and our economy of failing to act at this critical time. America has always been a nation of immigrants, and throughout the

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