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Representative Martin Heinrich Newswire

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  1. Udall, Heinrich Announce Federal Funds for Three New Mexico AirportsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

    Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced more than $1 million in grants to support air transportation infrastructure at the airports in Las Vegas, Las Cruces, and Santa Rosa. The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration awarded the grants to fund airport rehabilitation and provide critical new equipment.

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  2. Congress Warns Donald Trump That It Will Be Toxic If He Fires Bob MuellerRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    Members of Congress say they're powerless to prevent Trump from firing Robert Mueller. But they pledged to make it politically painful if he drops the axe.

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  3. Downwinders make strides in battle for recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Alamogordo Daily News

    Tularosa Downwinders make strides in battle for recognition Group gets words a Senate hearing will be held on their inclusion in the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act. Check out this story on AlamogordoNews.com: This luminaria was one of an estimated 600, each representing a person who has passed away in the community from cancer.

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  4. Bill gives 4th graders free entry to parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    Heinrich introduces Every Kid Outdoors Act Legislation builds on "Every Kid in a Park" initiative. Check out this story on CurrentArgus.com: Ranger Josh Nelson from Carlsbad Caverns National Park pictured in undated photo with fourth-grade students.

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  5. Native American Artists to Lawmakers: Clamp Down on CounterfeitersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Voice of America

    Search the Internet for "Native American Art" and you'll find dozens of sites offering tribal jewelry, paintings and crafts at low prices. But as much as 80 percent of these products aren't "Indian" at all; they are manufactured in Asia or the Middle East.

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  6. N.M. senators trying to modernize the Indian Arts and Crafts ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 11 | Cortez Journal News

    Former U.S. Sen. Ben Nighthorse-Campbell, right, speaks at a hearing in Santa Fe last week about efforts to modernize the Indian Arts and Crafts Act that outlaws the sale and marketing of fake Native American artwork.

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  7. Senators search for solutions to counterfeit Indian artRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Efforts to prevent the sale of counterfeit tribal art and jewelry will be the focus of testimony as two U.S. senators hold a field hearing in New Mexico about protecting legitimate American Indian artists and markets from fraudulent goods. Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich plan to gather suggestions Friday from top federal officials responsible for enforcement of the Indian Arts and Crafts Act.

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  8. Hearing today on counterfeit Indian artRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    U.S. Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich, both New Mexico Democrats, will lead a hearing Friday on efforts to halt the marketing and sale of counterfeit tribal artifacts, an issue that has affected the livelihoods of Native American artists and jewelers in the state and across Indian Country. The hearing will start at 10 a.m. at the Santa Fe Indian School, 1501 Cerrillos Road.

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  9. Federal court blocks Trump EPA on air pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    An appeals court Monday struck down the Environmental Protection Agency's 90-day suspension of new emission standards on oil and gas wells, a decision that could set back the Trump administration's broad legal strategy for rolling back Obama-era rules. In a 2-to-1 ruling, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit concluded that the EPA had the right to reconsider a 2016 rule limiting methane and smog-forming pollutants emitted by oil and gas wells but could not delay the effective date while it sought to rewrite the regulation.

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  10. Interstate Transport Act: Enhanced Protection for Knife Owners NationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | AmmoLand

    The American Knife & Tool Institute , a nonprofit trade association representing the entire knife community, continues to work to promote common-sense knife law reform at the federal, state, and local levels. Throughout 2017, AKTI has had numerous successes in easing burdensome restrictions on knife owners throughout the nation, including a repeal of the switchblade prohibition in Colorado and advancement of the switchblade repeal in Michigan, which is likely to be enacted this year.

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  11. House Democrats Demand Investigation of Jeff SessionsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 29 | Mother Jones

    Democrats on two House committees want the Justice Department's internal watchdog to investigate whether Attorney General Jeff Sessions violated his pledge to recuse himself from any investigations into the 2016 election when he participated in the firing of FBI Director James Comey. Comey had been in charge of the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the election and potential coordination between associates of Donald Trump and the Kremlin.

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  12. Dona Ana County Commission supports keeping OMDP intactRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 28 | The Westerner

    Diana Alba Soular As President Donald Trump's administration is carrying out a review of the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument and other monuments across the country, DoAħa Ana County commissioners reiterated support for the public lands designation Tuesday. After five hours of debate, the County Commission, in a 4-1 vote, passed a measure expressing continued support for the three-year-old monument and opposing any reductions in its size.

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  13. Commission supports keeping OMDP intactRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    The County Commission, in a 4-1 vote, passed a measure expressing continued support for the three-year-old monument and opposing any reductions in its size. Commission supports keeping OMDP intact The County Commission, in a 4-1 vote, passed a measure expressing continued support for the three-year-old monument and opposing any reductions in its size.

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  14. Congressmen want to see Trumpa s tax returns, but wona t release theirsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Courier-Tribune

    No matter what their political affiliation, members of Congress have this in common: They don't like releasing their tax returns. Only 37 of the 532 members of the House and Senate responded when Roll Call asked for copies of their tax returns over several weeks, starting in April.

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  15. Why one of the Senate's young progressives isn't running for president in 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Silicon Alley Insider

    If Sen. Martin Heinrich runs for president in 2020, it'll be easy to mark the moment he became a contender for the office. Earlier this month, New Mexico's junior senator confronted Attorney General Jeff Sessions with a basic question that quickly went viral: Was there a legal reason why he was not answering senators' inquiries? "My understanding is that you took an oath, you raised your right hand today and said you would solemnly swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth.

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  16. Watch LIVE at 11 a.m.: Manchin discusses harmful impact of healthcare bill on opioid crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | WOAY

    U.S. Senator Joe Manchin will join U.S. Senators Martin Heinrich , Edward J. Markey , Bob Menendez , Amy Klobuchar , Chris Murphy , Richard Blumenthal , and Maggie Hassan at a press conference in the U.S. Capitol today, June 27, at 11:00 a.m. to highlight the devastating impact that the Senate Republican healthcare bill would have on curbing the opioid epidemic in their states and around the nation.

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  17. Schumer rails against telemarketers, robocalls as FCC mulls newRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | Albany Times Union

    Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., joined by Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., right, speaks about health overhaul following a closed-door strategy session at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Republicans will have a "discussion draft" of a GOP-only bill scuttling former President Barack Obama's health care law by Thursday.

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  18. New health care act would hit hard in rural areasRead the original story

    Monday Jun 26 | Crosscut.com

    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perduea , in the background,a during a a May 15 trip to a Couser Cattle Companya in Nevada, Iowa. Credit: Preston Keres/U.S. Department of Agriculture On June 22, Republican leaders released a full draft of the Senate version of the new health care bill.

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  19. Democrats to offer platform on economy in attempt to end losingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | Albany Times Union

    Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., joined by Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., right, speaks about health overhaul following a closed-door strategy session at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Republicans will have a "discussion draft" of a GOP-only bill scuttling former President Barack Obama's health care law by Thursday.

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  20. 5 things we learned at Jeff Sessions' hearingRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    As Sessions chuckled at the commotion, Chairman Richard Burr said he would run his own committee but instructed Harris to allow Sessions to answer. Ron Wyden , D-Ore., pressed Sessions on why the attorney general actually recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation.

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