Luján Joins First-Ever Hispanic-Serving Institutions Senate Caucus

Washington, D.C. – As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, U.S. Senator Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), a member of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus and an alumnus of a Hispanic-Serving Institution, joined the first-ever Senate Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) Caucus for the 117th Congress. Earlier this month, Senator Luján marked the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month and co-sponsored a resolution to designate the week beginning September 13, 2021,

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N.M. Congressional Democrats Urge SCOTUS To Protect Reproductive Rights By Upholding Roe And Rejecting Mississippi’s Blatantly Unconstitutional Law

48 Democrats in the Senate and 188 in the House filed a bicameral amicus brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization WASHINGTON (Sept. 23, 2021) – U.S. Senators Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representatives Teresa Leger Fernández (D-N.M.) and Melanie Stansbury (D-N.M.), are part of a group of 48 Democrats in the U.S. Senate

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Heinrich, Luján, Leger Fernández Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen RECA

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) introduced bipartisan legislation designed to strengthen the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) to compensate individuals exposed to radiation while working in uranium mines or living downwind from atomic weapons tests. The legislation was led by U.S. Senators Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and Luján in the U.S. Senate, and U.S. Representative Teresa Leger

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Heinrich, Luján, Stansbury Secure $7.1 Million For Albuquerque Sunport To Build Zero And Low Emission Infrastructure

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representative Melanie Stansbury (D-N.M.) welcomed the announcement that the Albuquerque International Sunport is receiving $7.1 million in federal investment through the U.S. Department of Transportation. The Sunport will use this federal investment to purchase three new zero-emission vehicles, install overhead charging infrastructure, reconstruct a taxiway, and

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Luján, Crapo Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen RECA

Ahead of Sunset Date, Luján Continues Longstanding Effort to Seek Justice for Victims and Survivors  Washington D.C. – U.S. Senators Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) and Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) introduced bipartisan legislation designed to strengthen the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) to compensate individuals exposed to radiation while working in uranium mines or living downwind from atomic weapons tests. U.S. Representative Teresa Leger

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