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The National Center Commends New Indian Country Economic Development Boost

By National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) is proud to support two key pieces of legislation supporting economic and business development within Indian Country. The Native American Business Incubators Program Act, H.R. 1900, introduced by Congresswoman Deb Haaland …

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Santa Fe Public Schools and NEA-Santa Fe Recognize the SFPS March Educational Support Professional of the Month, Carol Kalm

By SFPS In partnership with NEA-Santa Fe, Santa Fe Public Schools (SFPS) is pleased to announce that El Dorado Community School educational assistant, Carol Kalm, is the SFPS March Educational Support Professional of the Month. Kalm was recognized on Tuesday, March 26th with an award, gift card, and certificate presented …

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Department of Health Announces Recommended Overdose Prevention Measures

By NMDOH The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) announces eleven recommendations to continue the state’s progress addressing drug overdose rates. The recommendations come from the New Mexico Overdose Prevention and Pain Management Advisory Council, made up of state agencies such as NMDOH, regulatory bodies, and multiple medical professional associations. …

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Udall Introduces National Public Health Week Resolution

By Tom Udall Press Office  U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-N.M.) introduced a resolution in Congress to designate this week, April 1st through 7th, as National Public Health Week, as a part of his efforts to continue working toward a healthier New Mexico and healthier America. A similar resolution was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives by Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-Calif.). “National Public Health Week is …

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Udall, Senate Indian Affairs Committee Democrats: Trump Administration’s Attempts to Dismantle Affordable Care Act Threaten American Indian and Alaska Native Health

By Tom Udall Press Office  U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.), vice chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs,  Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), Jon Tester (D-Mont.), Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.), and Tina Smith (D-Minn.), all members of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, denounced the Trump Department of Justice’s (DOJ) decision to support the full dismantling of the …

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NM House Republican Leader Jim Townsend Resubmits Referendum Petition On Anti-2nd Amendment SB 8 To SOS

By House Republican Communications House Republican Leader Jim Townsend (R-Artesia) renewed his effort to appeal for a public test of Senate Bill 8, legislation passed earlier this year that mandates citizen background checks on firearm sales in New Mexico. Townsend resubmitted his proposed draft petition to Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse …

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