2 hrs ago
Las Cruces Sun-News
Sen. Udall visits with NMSU Student Launch Program
New Mexico State University aerospace engineer student Renee Mondragon, 23, operates a drone on Thursday while U.S. Sen. Tom Udall-D-N.M., left, and Pat Hynes, New Mexico Space Grant Consortium director, right, look on.
13 hrs ago
KOB-TV New Mexico
NM winery gets federal grant for chile wine
A New Mexico winery has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the federal government to expand production of its chile-infused wines.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Bill would give nonprofits access to background checks
Sen. Tom Udall said he has decided to support a bill that would allow youth-serving nonprofit groups access to federal criminal background checks on new employees and volunteers.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
James Foley's killer in GOP Senate ad: Smart move?
The knife-wielding man in the black hood appears for only a moment. But the image is instantly recognizable: the killer of American journalist James Foley .
Udall, Durbin visit Sandia National Labs
Sen. Tom Udall and Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin toured Sandia National Labs on Monday, and leaders there gave the two classified and unclassified briefings on the labs' efforts to maintain the B-61 nuclear stockpile and on the progress of technology-commercialization efforts.
GOP Senate campaign offers pathetic defense of using Foley execution image in ad
Republican Allen Weh may not have much chance to defeat Sen. Tom Udall and become New Mexico's senator, but he's apparently concluded that's no reason not to make himself look terrible along the way.
Here's what's trending: Candidate uses terrorist image in ad; Emmys; Cristobal
There's no need to ever feel left out again at the water cooler conversation. Here's a rundown of the stories currently trending in the world, the country and your backyard.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
GOP campaign video features James Foley's killer
A Republican running an uphill battle for U.S. Senate in New Mexico briefly uses an image of the black-clad, masked man believed to have killed American journalist James Foley in a new campaign video.
That Was Quick: GOP Senate Candidate Uses Image of Foley's Killer for Campaign Ad
Less than a week after ISIS released a video showing the death of photojournalist James Foley , a Senate candidate has used it for political gain.
Key senator to visit Sandia today
The Illinois Democrat, with Sen. Tom Udall , is scheduled to receive an update on Sandia's work on the B61 Life Extension Project regarding nuclear weapons and the labs' tech transfer program.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Fact check: Measuring Merkley's record
An ad from a Koch-backed group labels Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley an ineffective leader because he "wrote only one bill that became law" in six years.
Interior Department commits to improving tribal relations
According to a news release issued by Sen. Tom Udall , the order outlines principles that apply to all Interior agencies, including supporting tribal sovereignty and self-determination; protecting tribal lands and resources; building partnerships; practicing responsiveness and timeliness; and seeking legal advice to ensure compliance with the trust ... (more)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Elections Morning Digest: Rick Scott's huge ad blitz doesn't do much for his numbers
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Space Grant Consortium receives NASA funds
New Mexico Democratic Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced Monday that NASA is giving the money to support the program that supports aerospace and technology programs at colleges in New Mexico.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Republican Gov. Susana Martinez posts a nine point lead in New Mexico, but with some big caveats
Research & Polling, working on behalf of the Albuquerque Journal , takes their first look at the general election in their home state of New Mexico.
Las Cruces Sun-News
Poll: Udall leading Weh in Senate race
ALBUQUERQUE >> Results of a recent survey on New Mexico's U.S. Senate race indicate that Democratic incumbent Tom Udall leads Republican challenger Allen Weh among likely voters.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Farmington Daily Times
Column: You can only follow the money if you can see it
If you're trying to buy an election or throw an election, you're in high clover.
Steve Chapman - Bipartisan censorship
Congressional Democrats are lining up behind a constitutional amendment to allow restrictions on campaign contributions and spending, and Republicans, to their everlasting credit, are opposed.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
5 senators urge USPTO to address patent trolling
Aug. 14, 2014 - Five key senators are urging Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker to get the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, housed within Commerce, to take steps now to strengthen the patent process and help stem the tide of abusive patent trolling.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Magic City Morning Star
A call for Susan Collins to step up on S.J. Res. 19
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