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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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 06/07/1972
Birth Place: Nambe, NM
Home City: Nambe, NM
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
March 5, 2014 House Republicans again Vote to Undermine ACA While Ignoring Critical Legislation
March 4, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid - Bipartisan Lawmakers Defend Medicare
March 4, 2014 Udall, Luján Announce Over $5.1 Million for Wireless Service for Navajo Nation and Picuris Pueblo
Feb. 26, 2014 Letter to Larry Durham, President Pacer Energy Marketing
Feb. 26, 2014 Lujan Calls for a Vote in the House to Raise the Minimum Wage
Feb. 25, 2014 Lujan Votes Against Bill that Limits Consumers' Ownership Rights
Feb. 20, 2014 Udall, Heinrich, Luján Announce $1 Million SAFER Grant for Bloomfield Fire Department
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
Feb. 13, 2014 N.M. Dem Congressional Delegation Supports N.M. Minimum Wage Increase
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administration, Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Feb. 11, 2014 Lujan Rejects House Republican Bill That Undermines Medicare to Address Military Retiree Pensions
Feb. 7, 2014 Lujan: With President's Signature Today, Farm Bill to Help New Mexico Communities
Feb. 6, 2014 Lujan Statement on Senate Republicans Once Again Blocking Unemployment Insurance Extension
Feb. 5, 2014 Lujan Signs on to Net Neutrality Legislation
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 29, 2014 Lujan Grisham, CHC on the 5th Anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 29, 2014 Farm Bill Includes Important Funding for Rural Communities and Support for Acequias
Jan. 28, 2014 Lujan Statement on the President's State of the Union Address
Jan. 27, 2014 Lujan Highlights $3.7 Million Aimed at Turning Around Lowest Performing Schools in New Mexico
Jan. 24, 2014 More Than 1.6 Million Americans Have Now Lost Unemployment Insurance Including 7,400 in New Mexico
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 15, 2014 N.M. Delegation Announces Federal Drought Assistance Available for NM Farmers and Ranchers
Dec. 20, 2013 Lujan Grisham, Luján Introduce Legislation to Protect Native American Seeds
Dec. 19, 2013 New Mexico Lawmakers Applaud New Mexico Supreme Court Decision on Marriage Equality
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Rajiv Shah, Administrator, Agency for International Development - Typhoon Recovery
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary US Department of Energy - Proposed Land Transfer Changes
Dec. 3, 2013 Lujan Grisham, CHC Statements of Support On National Day To Act, Fast And Pray
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to Thomas Winkowski, Action Commissioner, US Customs and Border Protection - Border Patrol Abuses
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Chairman Paul Ryan, Chairwoman Patty Murray, Ranking Member Chris Van Hollen, and Ranking Member Jeff Sessions - Payment in Lieu of Taxes Program
Nov. 20, 2013 Luján Honors Native American Code Talkers
Nov. 20, 2013 Udall, Heinrich, Luján Underscore Economic Value of Conservation In Continued Effort To Designate Columbine-Hondo As Wilderness
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Nov. 9, 2013 Udall and Luján Announce Federal Assistance for Santa Clara Pueblo
Nov. 8, 2013 Luján Statement Celebrating Veterans Day
Nov. 7, 2013 Luján Applauds Senate Passage of Employment Non-Discrimination Act, Urges House to Act
Nov. 1, 2013 Lujan Statement on Native American Heritage Month
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebulius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services and Eric Holder, Attorney General Department of Justice - Combat Fraud in Health Insurance Exchanges
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 30, 2013 Lujan Questions HHS Secretary Sebelius on Affordable Care Act
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 29, 2013 New Mexico Delegation Welcomes President's Disaster Declaration for September Floods
Oct. 22, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Disaster Declaration for September Floods
Oct. 16, 2013 Lujan Votes to End Shutdown, Avoid Government Default, and Keep Labs Open
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Oct. 15, 2013 Lujan: Piecemeal Funding Bill Hurts Native American Communities
Oct. 12, 2013 Lujan Signs Petition to Force a Vote that Would End Government Shutdown
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