Representative Ben Ray Lujan, Jr.'s Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Ben Ray Lujan, Jr.
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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6/30/14 Lujan Statement on Immigration Reform 6/26/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence 6/25/14 Accomplishments 6/20/14 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Increased Classroom Connectivity for Underserved Communities 6/20/14 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General - Veterans Treatment at Albuquerque Facility 6/18/14 Letter to Thomas Tidwell, U.S. Forest Service Chief - Irrigation Rights 6/17/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers 6/12/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei 6/11/14 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Development of Advanced Photonics Manufacturing Hub 6/09/14 Lujan Statement on Internal VA Audit Showing Long Wait Times for Veterans Seeking Medical Care 6/09/14 Lujan: President's Actions on Student Loan Debt an Important Step; Time for Congress to Act 6/05/14 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 6/04/14 Udall, Heinrich, Luján Honor Last Original Navajo Code Talker Chester Nez 5/29/14 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations 5/29/14 Lujan Calls For VA Secretary Shinseki To Resign 5/28/14 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses 5/21/14 Lujan Statement on Reports of Mismanagement at VA Medical Centers 5/21/14 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015 5/20/14 Lujan Highlights USDA Funding Aimed at Fighting Poverty in Rural New Mexico 5/12/14 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, Regarding a Competitive Bidding Process in Incentive Auction 5/09/14 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership 5/09/14 Lujan: Republican Research and Development Bill Does Not Fund and Refuses to Actually Support Research and Development 5/08/14 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman Committee on Energy and Commerce - Hearing on National Climate Assessment 5/05/14 Democratic Members Release New GAO Report on Navajo Nation Uranium Contamination 5/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for a 2015 Aging Conference 4/29/14 Lujan Highlights Important Impact of Prescription Drug Take-Back Day 4/23/14 Lujan Urges New Mexico Communities to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day 4/10/14 Lujan: House Republican Budget Takes our Country in the Wrong Direction 4/10/14 Lujan Statement on Department of Justice Report on Albuquerque Police Department 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal 4/08/14 Lujan Highlights Equal Pay Day and Importance of Passing Paycheck Fairness Act 4/07/14 Lujan: Time for House to Act on Unemployment Benefits Extension 4/04/14 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health 4/04/14 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding 4/03/14 Lujan: $1 Billion for Uranium Mine Clean up on Navajo Nation an Important Step Forward 4/02/14 Letter to Michael Simpson, Chairman and Marcy Kaptur, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies, House Committee on Appropriations - Additional Funding for Rural Water Projects 4/02/14 Lujan Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Campaign Contributions 4/01/14 Lujan Statement on House Republican Budget 4/01/14 Udall, Heinrich, Lujan: Milestone Reached in Construction of Navajo-Gallup Water Project 4/01/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams 3/31/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act 3/28/14 Letter to President Barack Obama - STEM Education Grant Program for Hispanic Serving Institutions 3/27/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act 3/26/14 Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act 3/26/14 Lujan Calls for a Vote on Comprehensie Immigration Reform 3/20/14 Lujan Announces $120,000 in Economic Developmnt Funds for Eastern Plains Council of Governments 3/14/14 Republicans Abandon Effort to Find Bipartisan Solution to Doctors' Payments Under Medicare 3/13/14 Letter to Economic Development Administration - Advanced Photonics Manufacturing 3/12/14 Lujan Calls for a Vote to Extend Unemployment Insurance 3/10/14 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military