U.S. Sen. Tom Udall on Monday said raising the minimum wage and providing unemployment insurance to those parents who have been without jobs the longest could make an immediate difference in the lives of children.
Today, U.S. Senator Tom Udall introduced four bills designed to encourage innovative solutions to improve water efficiency.
Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-NM) and Sen. Tom Udall (D-NM) joined in the majority passing a bill that would restore the Emergency Unemployment Compensation program that expired late last year.
Members of New Mexico’s Congressional delegation said they intend to seek new legislation dealing with campaign contribution following Tuesday’s Supreme Court decision in McCutcheon v. FEC that removed several restrictions.
Rural communities across New Mexico and the nation are struggling to recruit and retain primary care physicians, but Sen. Tom Udall said Tuesday that a new bill he introduced could help fix the problem.