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New Mexico Democrats: Ready to Create Jobs Now

Governor Martinez and State GOP: Zero Jobs in 1,369 days Governor Martinez and state Republican legislators have spent the past 1,369 days pushing divisive social issues and failing to create one good paying job anywhere in New Mexico. What will it take to push these anti-jobs, say-no-to-everything, do nothing elected Republicans to just do their

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DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Statement on National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz released the following statement: “Today we celebrate the beginning of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. As a survivor, this month holds a special significance for me, as it does for millions of women and families affected by this disease. “When, months

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DPNM Executive Director Files Ethics Complaint against Rep. Sandra Jeff

Potential tax fraud and duplicate reimbursements for same expenses raise ethics issue for write-in candidate DPNM Executive Director Jon Lipshutz filed a formal ethics complaint against Rep. Sandra Jeff with the New Mexico Secretary of State and is transmitting a copy to the NM Attorney General’s Office. “It appears that Rep. Jeff has actively sought

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Senators Udall, Heinrich Announce Nearly $15 Million for New Mexico Community Colleges

Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced that 11 community colleges in New Mexico will receive $14,999,863 in federal funding to provide innovative training programs, in partnership with local businesses, to help New Mexican adults advance into high-wage careers. The funding, provided under Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) competitive

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Weekly Address: America is Leading the World

In this week’s address, the President reiterated the forceful and optimistic message of American leadership that he delivered in his speech before the United Nations General Assembly earlier this week. America is leading the world against the most pressing challenges, including the fight to degrade and destroy ISIL, the effort to stop the Ebola epidemic,

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DNC Launches GOTV Spanish Ad Campaign

[http://youtu.be/hbCoKhopNZQ&w=526]   The Democratic National Committee today launched national and state Spanish language radio ads, the second round of ads in a seven figure national paid media campaign. The first ad, ‘No pierda la oportunidad de votar’ or ‘Don’t miss the opportunity to vote’ will air on Spanish radio stations nationally and key stations in

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DPNM Calls on Governor Martinez to Explain Destruction of Public Records

Former DA Amy Orlando’s office destroying possibly incriminating public records from Gov. Martinez’s tenure raises troubling questions Yesterday the New Mexico Third District Attorney’s office released a report that former DA Amy Orlando’s office destroyed possibly incriminating public records from Martinez’s tenure as District Attorney. Ms. Orlando, currently General Counsel for the Department of Public

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DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Statement on National Voter Registration Day

DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz released the following statement recognizing National Voter Registration Day: “Fifty years ago, hundreds of young volunteers descended on Mississippi for Freedom Summer to register black Mississippians to vote. Despite being met with hatred and violence, the effort was an important milestone in the Civil Rights movement. “Half a century

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