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U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich Issues Statement On Senate Climate Agreement, Inflation Reduction Act Of 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) issued the following statement on the agreement to add climate provisions to the FY2022 Budget Reconciliation legislation:. “We’ve secured a path forward to fight inflation, lower energy costs, invest in clean energy, and reduce carbon emissions. In addition to lowering prescription...

Martin Heinrich says he's questioning why Joe Manchin continues to lead the Energy Committee amid his waffling on climate spending.

It comes even as Manchin says he has not closed the door on clean energy spending. What happened: Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), a senior member of the Senate Energy Committee, went after Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) by name after the West Virginian reportedly threw in the towel on hundreds of billions in climate change investments on the party-line spending package.
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Senator Martin Heinrich praises passage of bipartisan gun control bill

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Opinion: Senator Martin Heinrich Has Voiced His Support for the Gun Control Bill on Thursday

"Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., took to the Senate floor on Thursday and talked about how a bipartisan gun control measure being considered by the Senate could have had an affect on high-profile gun crimes that have been committed in the state. Heinrich was part of a bipartisan team of enators who negotiated the bill in the wake of horrific mass shootings in Buffalo, New York, and Uvalde,Texas." —Ryan Boetel.

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich Responds to Fires

5.27.2022 – Sen. Martin Heinrich talks with correspondent Laura Paskus about New Mexico’s wildfire season, what the future might hold, and the need to professionalize the country’s federal wildland firefighting workforce. Correspondent: Laura Paskus. Guest: Martin Heinrich, U.S. Senator, New Mexico. For More Information:. Heinrich Urges Administration...

Sen. Martin Heinrich Cosponsors Legislation To Strengthen FEMA’s Preparedness And Wildfire Response Efforts

WASHINGTON — As areas of New Mexico continue dealing with wildfire mitigation and devastation, U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), a member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, cosponsored legislation to strengthen the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) wildfire preparedness and response efforts. “In recent weeks, hundreds...

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich Issues Earth Day Statement

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) issued the following statement in recognition of Earth Day:. “Earth Day offers us the opportunity to renew our commitment to pass on a healthy and livable planet to future generations. As the father of two teenage sons, I know just how attuned our kids and young Americans are to how their future will be impacted by the actions—or inactions—we take today to invest in clean energy and climate resilience.

Q&A: New Mexico Senator Martin Heinrich on the Future of Hunting and Conservation in National Politics

Martin Heinrich, a Democratic Senator from New Mexico, is a passionate hunter and conservationist. Recently honored by Ducks Unlimited with the Wetlands Conservation Achievement Award, Heinrich has become widely recognized as one of the most influential conservation leaders in national politics today. He played a significant role in crafting the passage of America’s Conservation Enhancement Act, which reauthorized and increased funding to the North American Wetlands Conservation Act, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, and the Chesapeake Bay Program. He was also a champion of the Great American Outdoors Act (GAOA), which dedicated a whopping $900 million annually to the Land and Water Conservation Fund—one of the biggest conservation wins in recent memory. Now, Senator Heinrich has turned his sights toward implementing several new initiatives that have the potential to significantly impact the future of hunting and fishing in the United States.

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich Announces First Wave Of Democratic Primary Election Endorsements For 2022

ALBUQUERQUE — U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich announced Monday his first wave of endorsements for local primary candidates running in New Mexico’s 2022 Midterm Election. “We’ve had a lot of ‘unprecedented’ and ‘once-in-a-generation’ these last few years,” Heinrich said. “Much of it has been hard and tested our families, economy, democracy and more. But we’ve also made real, once-in-a-generation investments in our communities through the American Rescue Plan and Bipartisan Infrastructure Plan. That’s given us extraordinary local opportunities ahead, even while we continue to grapple with difficult challenges. And that’s why it’s so important that we have local elected leaders that can grab ahold of our opportunities while also taking on the challenges.”

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich Receives Ducks Unlimited Wetlands Conservation Achievement Award

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), a member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee and the Migratory Bird Conservation Commission, was recently honored by Ducks Unlimited (DU). Sen. Heinrich received the Wetlands Conservation Achievement Award, which recognizes outstanding contributions to conservation and restoration of North...