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Ben Lujan, Jr.'s Public Statements

Full Name: Ben Ray Lujan, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NM) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 06/07/1972
Birth Place: Nambe, NM
Home City: Santa Fe, NM
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Aug. 21, 2014 US Department of Commerce Invests $75,000 to Help Taos County Economy and Workers
Aug. 1, 2014 Lujan Statement on House Republican Bills That Undermines Human Trafficking Law and Protections for DREAMers
Aug. 1, 2014 Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(a) of Rule XIII With Respect to Consideration of Certain Resolutions Reported From the Committee on Rules, and Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules
Aug. 1, 2014 Lujan: House Republicans Want to Weaken Protections For Children Fleeing Human Trafficking and Go After DREAMers
July 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - House Should Stay in Session to Address Budget and Other Pressing Issues
July 31, 2014 Letter to Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Keep Dubuque Air Traffic Control Tower Open
July 30, 2014 Lujan: House Republicans to Sue the President Instead of Addressing the Priorities of the American People
July 30, 2014 Lujan Statement on Passage of VA Reform Legislation
July 23, 2014 Human Trafficking Prioritization Act
July 18, 2014 Lujan Introduces Legislation to Promote Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency
July 18, 2014 Time - Democrat To Obama: You Must Hear the Stories of Child Migrants
July 17, 2014 Lujan Visits Albuquerque VA Facility, Meets with Acting VA Secretary
July 15, 2014 Lujan Signs on to Constitutional Amendment to Limit Money in Politics
July 11, 2014 CHC on Unaccompanied Minors Situation
July 10, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Needs More Transparency
July 10, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - N.M. Delegation Urges Transparency, Request Information About Management and Emergency Response
July 9, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 9, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 30, 2014 Lujan Statement on Immigration Reform
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 25, 2014 Accomplishments
June 20, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Increased Classroom Connectivity for Underserved Communities
June 20, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General - Veterans Treatment at Albuquerque Facility
June 18, 2014 Letter to Thomas Tidwell, U.S. Forest Service Chief - Irrigation Rights
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
June 11, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Development of Advanced Photonics Manufacturing Hub
June 9, 2014 Lujan: President's Actions on Student Loan Debt an Important Step; Time for Congress to Act
June 9, 2014 Lujan Statement on Internal VA Audit Showing Long Wait Times for Veterans Seeking Medical Care
June 5, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and James Robbins, Interim Director of the New Mexico VA Health Care System- Lujan Requests VA Audit of Current and Past Casework That Could Have Been Impacted By VA Misconduct
June 4, 2014 Udall, Heinrich, Luján Honor Last Original Navajo Code Talker Chester Nez
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 29, 2014 Lujan Calls For VA Secretary Shinseki To Resign
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
May 21, 2014 Lujan Statement on Reports of Mismanagement at VA Medical Centers
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015
May 20, 2014 Lujan Highlights USDA Funding Aimed at Fighting Poverty in Rural New Mexico
May 12, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, Regarding a Competitive Bidding Process in Incentive Auction
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 9, 2014 Lujan: Republican Research and Development Bill Does Not Fund and Refuses to Actually Support Research and Development
May 8, 2014 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman Committee on Energy and Commerce - Hearing on National Climate Assessment
May 5, 2014 Democratic Members Release New GAO Report on Navajo Nation Uranium Contamination
May 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for a 2015 Aging Conference
April 29, 2014 Lujan Highlights Important Impact of Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
April 23, 2014 Lujan Urges New Mexico Communities to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
April 10, 2014 Lujan: House Republican Budget Takes our Country in the Wrong Direction
April 10, 2014 Lujan Statement on Department of Justice Report on Albuquerque Police Department
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 8, 2014 Lujan Highlights Equal Pay Day and Importance of Passing Paycheck Fairness Act
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