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DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Statement on the Supreme Court’s Decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby

DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz issued the following statement today on the Supreme Court’s Decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby: “I am disappointed and deeply concerned by the Supreme Court’s decision today in the case of Burwell v. Hobby Lobby. Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, millions of Americans have gained access to preventive services without […]

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Be one of the first to hear DPNM’s NEW radio ad! Susana Martinez is not right for New Mexico–she’s not right for you.

Be one of the first to hear DPNM’s NEW radio ad!   Susana Martinez is not right for ​New Mexico–she’s not right for you.   Click Here To Play  

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Dõna Ana County Democrats Commemorate Juneteenth

Today the Democratic Party of Dõna Ana County joins millions of Americans in commemorating the one hundred and forty ninth anniversary of Juneteenth. Juneteenth, or June 19th, 1865, is the date when the last enslaved people in America were freed.  On that date Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas under the command of General Gordon […]

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Doña Ana County Democrats Open Campaign Headquarters; Vow “No going back to the failed economic policies” of Governor Martinez and Bush-Cheney

The Democratic Party of Doña Ana County opened its’ campaign headquarters on Saturday. Joanne Ferrary, the Democratic candidate for New Mexico House District 37 cut the ribbon, and Christy French, County Chair of the Democratic Party of Doña Ana County, declared the office open. “We’ve always said that the GOP wants to take us back […]

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Congratulations to the Democratic Primary Winners — Election Results

Unofficial Final Democratic Primary Election Results   Governor Votes Percent Gary K. King 42,884 34.89% Alan M. Webber 27,997 22.78% Lawrence D. Rael 24,296 19.77% Howie C. Morales 17,608 14.33% Linda M. Lopez 10,101 8.22% Lt. Governor Debra A. Haaland 93,295 100% Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver 95,511 100% State Auditor Timothy M. Keller […]

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Doña Ana County Democrats Celebrate LGBT Pride Month

The Democratic Party of Doña Ana County joins in celebrating LGBT Pride Month. This year we celebrate the great strides toward equality of LGBT people in recent years, including New Mexico’s recognition of marriage equality last fall. While we celebrate the progress we have made in creating a society more inclusive and accepting of all, we note […]

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DNC Chair Wasserman Schultz’s Statement on the Passing of Dr. Maya Angelou

DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz released the following statement on the passing of Dr. Maya Angelou: “I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Dr. Maya Angelou. “Earlier this year, as I watched Dr. Angelou recite some of her greatest works, it was clear that though her voice was weak, her keen insight […]

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Doña Ana County Democrats Commemorate Memorial Day

Today, Memorial Day, the Democratic Party of Doña Ana County joins our fellow Americans in commemorating the lives of those who have served in the cause of preserving the nation’s freedom. We pay honor to the fallen heros of every American conflict, from the fields of Lexington and Concord in 1775 to the mountain sides […]

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DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz: Recognizing the legacy of Harvey Milk

On Thursday, the United States Postal Service released the new Harvey Milk commemorative postage stamp. In light of his historic accomplishments and the tragedy of his death, there is a poignancy to this recognition. Throughout his life, in fact, Harvey Milk struggled for the right to be recognized at all. Through failed political campaigns, traumatic […]

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Senator Tom Udall Responds to Further Allegations of VA Mismanagement, Encourages N.M. Veterans, VA Employees to Report Concerns

Yesterday, as Veterans Secretary Eric Shinseki testified before the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee about allegations that VA employees in Phoenix and possibly elsewhere were covering up excessive wait times for appointments, U.S. Senator Tom Udall reiterated his concerns about whether similar practices might be happening in New Mexico. He urged veterans, VA employees and anyone […]

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