Tom Udall Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. The Federal Election Commission is worse than uselessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... penalizes the law-abiders is corrupt. Eight leading campaign-finance watchdogs recently endorsed a bill by Sen. Tom Udall (D-NM) to replace the FEC with a new five-member enforcement agency that would be designed to remain independent of both major ...

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  2. White House pushes Congress to pass $3.1B IT modernization fundRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2016 | Federal Computer Week

    ... in place to manage the funds. As OMB proceeds with its guidance on the fund, Sens. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) and Tom Udall (D-N.M.) are refreshing the language in their Cloud Infrastructure Transition Act of 2015 . The legislation would give new ...

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  3. The Passion of Arts Advocates Driving Change: Kennedy, U.S. Lawmakers, and YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Switched

    ... to be doers, supporting and advocating for the arts by introducing related bills and other measures. Senator Tom Udall (D-NM) knows that while the arts are a significant contributor to New Mexico's vibrant arts and cultural tourism economy, artists ...

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  4. Senators Request More Money For National Park Service To Work On Reducing Maintenance BacklogRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    A quarter of the United States Senate is calling on those who hold the purse strings to make inroads on the billions of dollars of maintenance needs spread out across the National Park System. The senators -- 23 Democrats, one Republican, and one Independent -- sent a letter last week to Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, who chairs the Senate Appropriations Committee's Subcommittee on Environment, Interior, and Related Agencies, and Sen. Tom Udall, the subcommittee's ranking member, to request "sufficient funding to allow the National Park Service to significantly address the backlog maintenance issue which is seriously impeding the visitor experience in our national parks."

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  5. The Corps Network Applauds Progress on National Park Service...Read the original story

    Mar 25, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... and appreciation of the Nation's natural and cultural resources." The , introduced in the Senate by Sen. Tom Udall (D-NM) and Ranking Member Grijalva (D-AZ), amends the Public Lands Corps Act to make a variety of improvements for Corps and create a ...

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  6. Hundreds at meeting talk border safetyRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2016 | Scdailypress.com

    ... at the meeting, including area sheriffs, Sen. Martin Heinrich's office, Sen. John McCain's office, Sen. Tom Udall's office, the Department of Homeland Security, Immigration Reform and surrounding counties. U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce made the intentional ...

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  7. Menendez, Booker Push for Funding to Repair Crumbling Water InfrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    ... Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Interior Appropriations Subcommittee, Sens. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Tom Udall (D-N.M.), Menendez and Booker, joined a bi-partisan group of senators to press for at least $1.394 billion in funding for the ...

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  8. Summit to highlight prescription drug abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... director for New Mexico Treatment Services, a Farmington-based methadone and buprenorphine clinic. U.S. Sen. Tom Udall, D-New Mexico, called on members of Congress to pass the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act earlier this month. It is a ...

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  9. Sacred Wind gets $13.8M loan for internet improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... to extend fiber optic cable from Gallup to the Navajo community of To'hajiilee west of Albuquerque. U.S. Sen. Tom Udall said extending the cable will open new opportunities for education, health care and business. Right now, he says only one in five ...

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  10. Corps of Engineers Provides Funds for Water ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... funding to build a floodway near Socorro and two other water projects related to the Rio Grande. U.S. Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced Friday that the Army Corps of Engineers will provide $7 million to continue building the initial 5 ...

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  11. American Knife & Tool Institute Announces Additional Co-Sponsors for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | PRWeb

    "It is crucial that hunters and tradesman feel confident that they can travel to the best opportunities they can, and bring the tools with them that they need to optimize their work and activities." The American Knife & Tool Institute announced on eight new co-sponsors to the Knife Owners Protection Act : Senators Jon Tester, D-MT, Jerry Moran, R-KS, Tom Udall, D-NM, Steve Daines, R-MT, Maria Cantwell, D-WA, Mike Crapo, R-ID, Jeff Merkley, D-OR, and Jim Risch, R-ID.

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  12. New Mexico senator to be among delegation traveling to CubaRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    U.S. Sen. Tom Udall says he'll be accompanying President Barack Obama on his visit to Cuba next week. The New Mexico Democrat made the announcement Tuesday.

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  13. Senator pushes VA to restore confidence in health care systemRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    The head of the Veterans Affairs Department says he has visited two dozen medical schools to recruit more employees, and his agency has hired more than 1,400 doctors over the last two years. Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald was questioned Thursday by U.S. Sen. Tom Udall during a budget hearing in Washington, D.C. The New Mexico Democrat wanted to know what the agency was doing to regain the trust of veterans in the wake of a scandal sparked by allegations of secret waiting lists and scheduling concerns at VA facilities across the nation.

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  14. Udall pushes VA to restore confidence in health care systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... more than 1,400 doctors over the last two years. VA Secretary Robert McDonald was questioned Thursday by U.S. Sen. Tom Udall during a budget hearing in Washington, D.C. The New Mexico Democrat wanted to know what the agency was doing to regain the ...

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  15. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    The head of the Veterans Affairs Department says he has visited two dozen medical schools to recruit more employees and his agency has hired more than 1,400 doctors over the last two years. VA Secretary Robert McDonald was questioned Thursday by U.S. Sen. Tom Udall during a budget hearing in Washington, D.C. The New Mexico Democrat wanted to know what the agency was doing to regain the trust of veterans in the wake of a scandal sparked by allegations of secret waiting lists and scheduling concerns at VA facilities across the country.

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  16. News Briefs - " March 4, 2016Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2016 | Aerotech News And Review

    New Mexico congressmen have asked the President Barack Obama to advocate keeping the German Air Force presence in the United States at Holloman Air Force Base. The Alamogordo Daily News reports that U.S. Sens. Martin Heinrich and Tom Udall, and U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce March 2 sent a letter highlighting the mutually beneficial arrangement the base currently has with the Luftwaffe.

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  17. White House won't comment on Sandoval's remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | The Echo

    Sandoval has raised taxes and declined to join state Attorney General Adam Laxalt, a Republican, in a federal lawsuit challenging US regulations that protect the sage grouse. Sen. Tom Udall, a Democrat and a former New Mexico attorney general, said he has a high opinion of Sandoval and would have seriously considered supporting his nomination.

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  18. Corps of Engineers provides funding for Rio Grande projectsRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    New Mexico is getting federal funding to build a floodway near Socorro and two other water projects related to the Rio Grande. U.S. Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced Friday that the Army Corps of Engineers will provide $7 million to continue building the initial five miles of structural levee in the Rio Grande Floodway's Socorro segment.

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  19. NM congressmen want German Air Force presence at HollomanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    U.S. Sens. Martin Heinrich and Tom Udall, and U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce sent a letter to President Obama urging him to advocate for a mutually beneficial arrangement that will allow the German Air Force, Luftwaffe, to maintain a productive presence in the United States at Holloman Air Force Base Wednesday. Due to increasing budget constraints, the Chief of Staff of the German Air Force has recommended consolidation of its two operational Tornado wings in Germany and to not renew the contract with Holloman Air Force Base.

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  20. State officials ask to keep German military at Holloman baseRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2016 | Washington Times

    New Mexico congressmen have asked the President Barack Obama to advocate keeping the German Air Force presence in the United States at Holloman Air Force Base. The Alamogordo Daily News reports that U.S. Sens. Martin Heinrich and Tom Udall, and U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce on Wednesday sent a letter highlighting the mutually beneficial arrangement the base currently has with Luftwaffe.

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