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Saturday Jul 19 | Las Cruces Sun-News

Walter Rubel: We may be divided on cause of problem but not care of children

Are the thousands of children from Central America who have flooded our border and swamped our immigration system refugees fleeing for their lives or simply immigrants looking for a better way of life? It depends on who you ask.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Roswell, NM, Artesia, NM

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Drudge Retort

Sargent: The Facts on Border Security

Greg Sargent, Washington Post : As the political war over the crisis at the border escalates, Senate Democrats recognize that they need to do better in pushing back against Republicans in the big argument over the larger meaning of searing visuals of unaccompanied minors crossing into South Texas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Liberal Political News

Business Journal

Heinrich goes on job-creation tour

Sen. Martin Heinrich will be making several stops around the state this weekend to highlight various economic programs.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, Roswell, NM

Washington Times

New Mexico senators push for new state VA director

New Mexico's two senators are urging Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Sloan Gibson to hire a permanent director for Albuquerque's VA hospital.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Senator Martin Heinrich, Democrat

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Carlsbad Current-Argus

Sen. Heinrich calls immigration issue a 'human crisis'

CARLSBAD >> Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., told his colleagues they should reconsider the way they view the recent immigration debate during a speech on the Senate floor on Wednesday afternoon in Washington.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Carlsbad, NM, Drug Enforcement Administration

The Washington Post

How Democrats need to talk about the border

As the political war over the crisis at the border escalates, Senate Democrats recognize that they need to do better in pushing back against Republicans in the big argument over the larger meaning of searing visuals of unaccompanied minors crossing into South Texas.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Senator Martin Heinrich, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Entertainment

Free Republic

Sheltering the chrysaIis

If there was any greater Poster Child to evidence the utter and complete disdain the Democrat Party holds for the American citizen in general it must be the fact Harry Reid is a party leader.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich

Washington Times

New Mexico senator: Unaccompanied minors deserve due process

Sen. Martin Heinrich, New Mexico Democrat, said Thursday that the bipartisan proposal to address rising numbers of unaccompanied minors crossing the border may send children back into a situation "where they may be fearing for their lives."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Henry Cuellar, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, Republican, John Cornyn

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Free Republic

As Unaccompanied Minor Crisis Continues Democrats Claim Border is Secure

As unaccompanied illegal minors continue to pour into the United States through the southern border with Mexico, overwhelming law enforcement resources and housing facilities, Democrats are arguing the border is secure.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, Luis Gutierrez

The Hill

Warner to fundraise for Ready for Hillary

Sen. Mark Warner will be the "special guest" at a fundraiser next month for the group urging Hillary Clinton to run for president.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, Hillary Clinton, US House of Representatives, Representative Tammy Duckworth

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Washington Times

Harry Reid declares border 'secure'

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid pronounced the southwestern border "secure" Tuesday, rejecting a bipartisan push to strengthen enforcement and swiftly deport many of the children surging across the border illegally.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Senator Martin Heinrich, Senator Jeff Flake

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Mass Transit

NM: Cabinet Secretary Joins Train Ride

Tom Church, state Cabinet secretary, will represent the administration and join Joe Boardman, Amtrak's president and chief executive officer, on a train ride through Northern New Mexico on Saturday that aims to spotlight the endangered Southwest Chief route.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, New Mexico, New Mexico Government

CBS Local

Homeland Secretary: Immigrants Told Detention Facility Staff They Were Surprised to Be Detained

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testifies before the Senate Appropriations Committee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill on July 10, 2014 in Washington, D.C. ARTESIA, N.M. - U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson visited a New Mexico detention facility housing 400 Central American women and children Friday and warned ... (more)

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Artesia, NM, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, Illegal Immigration

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Las Cruces Sun-News

NMSU campus to host private medical school

The Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine, funded entirely by private investors, is scheduled to open in fall 2016 across from Arrowhead Park Early College High School on NMSU's campus.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Osteopathy, Health, Chiropractic, US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Senator Martin Heinrich, Democrat

Sat Jul 12, 2014

KOAT-TV

Officials tour FLET-C before possible deportation

"Our message to those who are coming here illegally, to those who are contemplating coming here illegally to south Texas, is we will send you back," said Johnson.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Homeland secretary visits immigrant holding center

Barbara Gonzalez, public information officer for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, shows a dormitory where immigrant families are housed at the Artesia Residential Detention Facility inside the Federal Law Enforcement Center in Artesia, N.M. on Friday, July 11, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Artesia, NM, Immigration Reform, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, Illegal Immigration

ABC News

Homeland Secretary Visits Immigrant Holding Center

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson visited a New Mexico detention facility housing 400 Central American women and children Friday and warned immigrants that "we will send you back" if they try entering the country illegally.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, New Mexico, Illegal Immigration

Politico

Heinrich backs Hillary Clinton

Sen. Martin Heinrich is adding his name to the roster of Senate supporters backing Hillary Clinton, serving as a draw for a New Mexico event for the super PAC "Ready for Hillary."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, Representative Michelle Lujan

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Amtrak CEO to stop in New Mexico about train route

But New Mexico Transportation Department spokeswoman Melissa Dosher said no official from Gov. Susana Martinez's administration plans to meet with Amtrak CEO Joe Boardman because the agency didn't learn of the tour until receiving a news release from the rail operator Thursday morning.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, New Mexico, Susana Martinez, US Governors, Santa Fe, NM, Raton, NM

Tue Jul 08, 2014

CNET News.com

Senate panel approves data-sharing cybersecurity bill

A Senate committee gives the nod to the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act, which would make it easier for companies and the government to share data during cyberattacks.

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, Democrat, Republican, Saxby Chambliss, US House of Representatives, Senator Martin Heinrich

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