Jun 21, 2014
Farmington Daily Times
Column: Lieutenant governor could be a factor in the race
About a week before the primary election, all five Democratic contenders for governor co-hosted a fundraising event in honor of lieutenant governor nominee Debra Haaland, who was unopposed in the primary.
Senate committee votes in favor on FERC nominees Bay, LaFleur
The U.S. Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources on June 18 voted in favor of the nominations to FERC of Norman Bay and Acting FERC Chair Cheryl LaFleur .
The Grant County Beat
N.M. Counties Will Receive $37 Million in PILT Funding for Local Police, Fire and Schools
U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich today announced counties in New Mexico are set to receive approximately $37 million as part of the 2014 Payments in Lieu of Taxes program, an over 8 percent increase from 2013.
Myrtle Beach Online
Blue-ribbon panel begins work on retirement savings
The Bipartisan Policy Center, a think tank that houses elder statesmen from both major political parties, launched in late April the Personal Savings Initiative, concerned by data it says shows that half of all American households have less than $12,000 in retirement accounts.
Here's what Sen. Udall said about Chester Nez on the Senate floor Friday
U.S. Sen. Tom Udall paid tribute in a speech on the Senate floor to the life and service of Chester Nez, the last of the original 29 Navajo Code Talkers, who died Wednesday morning .