ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - On Tuesday, June 30, U.S. Senator Tom Udall and U.S Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham will speak at an event hosted by SMSgt Jessey Baca and his wife, Maria, to recognize the establishment of the federal burn pit registry.
WASHINGTON – Today, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers, Jr. (D-Mich.), House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations Ranking Member Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX), and Rep.
Legislation Protects Victims of Sexual Assault
Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham today introduced legislation, called Racheal’s Law, which would encourage states to pass laws to provide for a permanent restraining order against sex offenders.
Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham announced today that $4.6 million in health-related grants were issued to First Choice Community Healthcare, Inc. and Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham voted today against legislation that would have given the Obama Administration the authority to finalize international trade agreements without input from Congress. The House rejected part of the trade package, which puts the issue in limbo.
Legislation Coincides with Release of New Report on Family Caregiving
Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham re-introduced legislation today to create a national Care Corps program, modeled after the Peace Corps, that is designed to provide support for family caregivers and help meet the growing demand for the care of aging and disabled Americans.
Amendment Passes 417-10
The House today voted overwhelmingly, 417-10, to pass an amendment by U.S. Reps. Michelle Lujan Grisham (NM-01), Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) and Tim Murphy (PA-18) that invests an additional $2 million in crisis-intervention training for state and local law enforcement, along with mental health and substance abuse treatment, and rehabilitation and community re-entry services.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Reps.
Bill Would Expedite the Receipt of SSDI Benefits for Terminally Ill Individuals
U.S. Reps. Steve Israel (NY-03) and Michelle Lujan Grisham (NM-01) introduced the Sanchez-Young Social Security Disability Insurance for the Terminally Ill Act (H.R. 2585), which would expedite the receipt of Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits for terminally ill and economically disadvantaged individuals.
WASHINGTON - Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S.