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DPNM: The Second Congressional District Is A Priority

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Adds NM CD-2 to Target List New Mexico – Monday, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee added New Mexico’s Second Congressional District (CD-2) to their list of target districts. The Democratic Party of New Mexico reinforced this move calling the state’s second congressional district a “priority.” “Democrats are well positioned to expand our

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Under Trump Budget NM Children & Families Lose Health Care

Republican Elected Officials Remain Silent on $800 Billion in Medicaid Cuts New Mexico – With President Trump’s official budget expected to cut Medicaid by $800 billion, Republican elected officials in New Mexico have remained silent on this new development.  “Many New Mexico children and families rely on Medicaid for health care, and Trump’s cuts to

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Pearce Admits Veterans Negatively Affected By Trumpcare, Votes for Bill Anyway

New Mexico – In an email, Congressman Steve Pearce admitted that he voted for Trumpcare even though veterans may be negatively affected. In the email Pearce says, “Some have questioned whether veterans who are eligible for healthcare through the Department of Veterans Affairs would still be eligible for tax credits under the new law. This

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U.S. Supreme Court Delivers Win For Voters Across the Country

The U.S. Supreme Court lets decision striking Voter ID law stand New Mexico – Today, the Democratic Party of New Mexico (DPNM) celebrated the U.S. Supreme Court determination to let appellate court decision striking North Carolina Voter ID law stand.  “This is a huge victory for voters in New Mexico and across the country. We know that

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TODAY: Democratic Elected Officials & Community Will Rally to Save Healthcare

U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich & U.S. Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham will reveal the truth about Trumpcare Albuquerque, NM – Saturday, May 13, 2017, the community will rally to save healthcare access for New Mexico families. Congressional Democratic elected officials U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representative Michelle Lujan Grisham will reveal the truth about Trumpcare.  This is a

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New Mexico Democrats Call on House Republicans to Override Higher Education Veto

Las Cruces, NM – At a press conference in Las Cruces today, New Mexico Democrats, NEA-NM, and elected officials called on state House Republicans to override the Martinez-Sanchez higher education veto. The special session will begin on May 24. At the press conference, DPNM Chair Richard Ellenberg said, “House Republicans should be focused on representing

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New Mexico Democrats’ to Hold Press Conference on Upcoming Special Session

Las Cruces, NM – TODAY, Monday, May 8, 2017, the Democratic Party of New Mexico (DPNM) will hold a press conference on the upcoming special session.The press conference will include DPNM Chair Richard Ellenberg, DPNM Vice Chair Neomi Martinez-Parra, NM Representative Bill McCamley (D-Las Cruces), and NEA-NM Vice President Mary Parr Sanchez. ***Press interested in covering

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