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Senator Udall to Tour Southern New Mexico to Talk About Key Issues Facing Voters This Campaign

Udall to discuss his work to continue standing up for NM by helping create jobs, supporting middle-class families and veterans in visit Socorro, Grant, Luna, Doña Ana, Chaves and Eddy counties On Sunday, October 19, Tom Udall will begin a four-day tour of Southern New Mexico early next week, talking about his record of standing

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Weekly Address: What You Need To Know About Ebola

In this week’s address, the President discussed what the United States is doing to respond to Ebola, both here at home and abroad, and the key facts Americans need to know. There is no country better prepared to confront the challenge Ebola poses than the U.S. and although even one case here at home is

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Elizabeth Thomson Endorsed by Senator Martin Heinrich

Citing her strong record as a champion for our children’s education and her decades-long commitment to her community, United States Senator Martin Heinrich announced today that he is endorsing Elizabeth Thomson in her reelection campaign for the 24th State House District. “Long before she ever ran for political office, Elizabeth was a leader in our

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Congressman Ben Ray Luján Endorses Harrison Todacheene in NM House Race

Congressman Ben Ray Luján has announced his formal endorsement of Harrison Todacheene for the New Mexico House in district 4. Air Force veteran Harrison Todacheene has spent over 40 years serving his Shiprock community as a member of IBEW, a Project Manager for the Navajo Nation and Commander of the Shiprock Veterans Organization. “I’m proud

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Senator Udall’s New Campaign Ad Highlights Udall’s Work to Keep Social Security and Medicare Strong

Allen Weh backs a plan that would cut Social Security and Medicare to give tax breaks to millionaires and CEOs like himself  The Udall campaign’s newest ad introduces Bruce Barnaby, a local Korean War veteran, discussing why he is supporting Senator Tom Udall over Allen Weh. Udall is working to protect Social Security and Medicare,

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Why Does Governor Martinez (Still) Think NM Taxpayers Should Pay For Her Husband’s Vacation?

Three years ago Governor Martinez’s husband, Chuck Franco took a vacation to go hunting in Louisiana. Mr. Franco took 2 members of the Governor’s security detail with him in a state vehicle with a state gas card. DPNM asked questions (below) in July 2013 regarding this trip, which were never answered. Item: One of the

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Senator Martin Heinrich Endorses Emily Kane for State Representative in District 15

United States Senator Martin Heinrich today endorsed Emily Kane for State Representative in District 15. “I have known Emily Kane since my time on Albuquerque City Council when she spoke to us about safety issues for firefighters and other first responders,” Heinrich said in making the endorsement. “Emily has a long history of public service

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Weekly Address: America Is a Place Where Hard Work Should Be Rewarded

In this week’s address, the President made the case for why it’s past time to raise the minimum wage. Increasing the national minimum wage to $10.10 an hour would benefit 28 million Americans, and make our economy stronger. While Republicans in Congress have blocked this commonsense proposal, a large and growing coalition of state and

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Gary King’s Plan to Boost New Mexico’s Economy

NM Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gary King has unveiled his plan to bring the state out of the economic black hole that his opponent helped to create. “Stimulating economic growth and creating environmentally clean, well paying jobs for our families and the next generation is something Susana Martinez has failed to do,” charges Gary King “That’s why

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