Albuquerque Business First: Udall, Heinrich support proposed $85 million NM port of entry

Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich threw their support behind a budget request by President Barack Obama to appropriate over $85 million for a new replacement port of entry in Columbus, N.M.

The proposal is for $85,645,000 to construct a new main building, commercial and noncommercial inspection facilities, a pedestrian crossing and export facilities. The request is now awaiting approval from Congress.