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DPNM Statement on Donald Trump’s Speech on the Economy

Albuquerque, N.M. – The Democratic Party of New Mexico (DPNM) issued the following statement after Donald Trump delivered a speech on the economy today. “Trump is only out for himself, and his actions contradict his rhetoric—his own businesses manufacture outside of the U.S. With the report of New Mexico being 49th in child well-being thanks to the corporate-first

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Democratic Party of New Mexico Congratulates Delegates to the Democratic National Convention

Albuquerque, N.M. – The Democratic Party of New Mexico (DPNM) is pleased to announce and congratulate the delegates who will be representing the state of New Mexico at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia in July. At the DPNM Post-Primary State Convention this weekend, the Democratic Party of New Mexico completed its selection of 43

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Republican Bill Bryant Headlines Republican Rally in Washington with New Mexico Governor and Republican Governors Association Chair Susana Martinez

In 2015, New Mexico Was Named The Worst Run State In The Country and the Worst Economy in the Country   Despite Her Woeful Record, Martinez is Bryant’s Favorite Governor.   Seattle – New Mexico has the worst economy in the country, according to Business Insider, yet Republican Bill Bryant is touting New Mexico’s miserable record and has invited its Republican Governor Susana Martinez

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DPNM Chairwoman Statement on Democratic Post-Primary State Convention

 Democratic Party of New Mexico (DPNM) Chairwoman Debra Haaland released the following statement after the DPNM Post-Primary State Convention, which was held today at the Albuquerque Convention Center. “I want to congratulate all the delegates who were elected and thank all the volunteers for their hard work–we had a productive, spirited, and successful convention today. Democrats are

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U.S. Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham and N.M. Senate Majority Whip Michael Padilla Join Leaders From Around the Country Blasting Trump’s Economic Proposals

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, U.S. Representative Michelle Lujan Grisham and N.M. Senate Majority Whip Michael Padilla joined national, state, and local elected officials from around the country to make a statement of unity on the need to build on the economic progress our country has made to recover from the Great Recession the last Republican

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DPNM Chairwoman Debra Haaland: Governor Martinez Should Urge Her Own Party to Act on Immigration Reform Before Criticizing President Obama

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Debra Haaland, Chairwoman of the Democratic Party, released the following statement slamming Governor Martinez for criticizing President Obama for taking action to address our broken immigration system. “Republicans in Congress have time and again blocked attempts to fix our broken immigration system, and President Obama’s actions are a direct result of

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DPNM Applauds Senator Udall for Success on Bill to Keep New Mexicans Safe from Harmful Chemicals

Albuquerque, N.M. – The Democratic Party of New Mexico applauded Senator Tom Udall for his success in bringing bill to keep Americans safe from harmful chemicals to the President’s desk. Today, President Obama signed an overhaul of the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976 (TSCA), which U.S. Senator Tom Udall shepherded through the U.S. Senate

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The Democratic Party of New Mexico Applauds Hillary Clinton’s Speech Outlining Economic Vision, Slams Governor Martinez for Failed Economic Policies

New Mexico’s 49th place in child well-being shows Republican policies don’t improve the lives of New Mexicans Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, after Hillary Clinton delivered a speech outlining her economic vision, the Democratic Party of New Mexico issued the following statement citing the failed Republican policies put in place by Governor Martinez and promoted by

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New Mexico Democratic Hispanic Leaders Renew Call for Governor Martinez to Reject Trump’s Request for Endorsement

Albuquerque, N.M. – After another Republican official refused to endorse Donald Trump this week, Congressman Ben Ray Luján, Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham, and N.M. Senate Majority Leader Michael Sanchez renewed their call for Governor Martinez to reject Trump’s request for an endorsement. Earlier this week, Representative Fred Upton (R-Mich) announced that he will not be backing Trump for president. Governor

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Democrats to Donate Items to Families Displaced By Dog Head Fire

Albuquerque, N.M. – The Democratic Party of New Mexico will donate items to the families displaced by the Dog Head Fire today, Saturday, June 18 at the Tijeras Library. Throughout the week, the Democratic Party of Bernalillo County collected donations from concerned citizens in the area. Items to be donated include toys, books, art supplies,

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