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Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham

Representing the 1st District of New Mexico

Press Releases

Jan 20, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham released the following statement today in response to President Donald Trump’s inauguration remarks:

Jan 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham, the chairwoman of the Congressional Caucus, will host a news conference on Friday in connection with the inaugural ceremonies. Members of the Caucus will draw a contrast between incoming President Trump’s anti-immigration policies and those of past Presidents and prominent Republicans.
 

Jan 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- On Friday, January 20, 2017 at 3:00 PM, Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) Chairwoman Michelle Lujan Grisham and numerous CHC members will be joined by House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer and other members of House Democratic leadership for a news conference following the Presidential Inauguration.

Jan 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15), the Ranking Member of the CIA Subcommittee of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, and Rep.

Dec 20, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham introduced legislation today to create a permanent source of funding for opioid treatment, prevention and research.

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Dec 20, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Luján and Michelle Lujan Grisham announced that a bipartisan measure to expedite reimbursements to Tribal, local and state governments for costs incurred in responding to the Gold King Mine spill has passed both Houses of Congress as an amendment to the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA).

Dec 20, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, the members of New Mexico's U.S. Senate and U.S. House delegation hailed final passage of the Protection of the Right of Tribes to stop the Export of Cultural and Traditional (PROTECT) Patrimony Resolution (House Concurrent Resolution 122). The bipartisan resolution was introduced by U.S. Senator Tom Udall and U.S.

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Dec 1, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham, who represents New Mexico’s 1st District, was elected as the chairwoman of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus. She will serve a two-year term, succeeding U.S. Rep. Linda Sánchez, as the leader of the prominent group of Hispanic members of Congress.

Dec 1, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham sent a letter today urging the U.S. Department of Justice to send federal monitors to North Dakota to stop the violence at Standing Rock. I also asked for an investigation into the aggressive and unwarranted tactics being used against peaceful protestors.

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Nov 17, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham joined more than 120 colleagues in the House today to send a letter to President-elect Donald Trump, urging him to reconsider his appointment of Steve Bannon to be his White House chief strategist.

The text of the letter is below:

Dear President-elect Trump:

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