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12/11/2018

article Rep-Elect Deb Haaland Backs Nancy Pelosi for Speaker
(Washington D.C.) -- Rep.-elect Deb Haaland (D-NM), the first Native American woman elected to Congress, confirmed her support for House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi...

12/7/2018

article Meet Deb Haaland, Native American Congresswoman
(New Mexico) -- New Mexico’s 1st Congressional District is sending to Capitol Hill one of the first two Native American women to ever go to Congress, both elected...

12/5/2018

article A New Voice In Congress: Deb Haaland On Women's Focus
(Washington D.C.) -- Deb Haaland, one of the first two Native American women (along with Sharice Davids) to be elected to Congress, joins Carol Boss for a live interview...

11/22/2018

article Native women are breaking down barriers
(New Mexico) -- On Nov. 6), an outpouring of celebratory cries and joy filled living rooms across the state of New Mexico when Debra Haaland secured a seat in the U.S....

11/18/2018

article Haaland reflects on diversity in new Congress
(Washington D.C.) -- One of the first Native American women in Congress discusses what the an increase in diversity will mean for the new Congress
article One of the first Native American women elected to Congress heads to Washington
(Washington D.C.) -- Democrat Deb Haaland of New Mexico is one of the first Native American women elected to Congress. She joined CBSN to discuss why she ran, what she...

11/14/2018

article Deb Haaland: Why Congress Needs a Fierce Voice Like Mine
(Washington D.C.) -- In last week’s midterm elections, Americans voted for change. More women than ever before will serve in the next Congress—over 120...

11/11/2018

article Indigenous congresswoman-elect Deb Haaland reflects on historic win
(New Mexico) -- Deb Haaland was one of two Indigenous women to be elected to the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday, and she says she can't be happier with the...
article Native Congresswoman-elect Deb Haaland makes cover of Newsweek
(New Mexico) -- In tandem with a feature-length story by Newsweek correspondent Rebecca Nelson titled Native American Women Made History in the Midterms. Here's Why It...

11/9/2018

article Native American Women Made History in the Midterms. Here's Why It Took So Long
(USA) -- Two years ago, as Americans were locked in a bitter dispute over the presidential election, Deb Haaland stuffed her suitcase full of green chiles and flew from...
article Deb Haaland Is One of the First Native American Congresswomen—It Took Only Two Centuries
(New Mexico) -- Deb Haaland wears the same pearl necklace almost every day. Not a string of delicate iridescent beads that are usually coupled with the blazers and...
article Newly Elected Native Congresswoman Deb Haaland on Climate Change and Suppression of Native Votes
(New Mexico) -- Web-only conversation with Deb Haaland of New Mexico, who just made history, along with Sharice Davids of Kansas. In January, they will be sworn in as...

11/6/2018

article Democrat Deb Haaland’s win in New Mexico is historic
(New Mexico) -- Deb Haaland made history on Tuesday by becoming one of the first Native American woman elected to Congress. Haaland, a member of the Pueblo of Laguna and...
article Haaland becomes one of first Native American women elected to Congress
(New Mexico) -- Democrat Debra Haaland on Tuesday became one of two Native American women to win their respective congressional races, after defeating her opponent in...

11/4/2018

article GOP defends high offices in border state of New Mexico
(New Mexico) -- New Mexico Republicans are trying to defend their hold on the governor's office and a key congressional district along the U.S.-Mexico border in...

11/3/2018

article Two NM Native American women running for Congress
(New Mexico) -- It turns out that two Native American women are running for Congress in New Mexico, not one. Democrat Deb Haaland has made her membership in Laguna...

11/2/2018

article Deb Haaland Knows Why Her Policy Platform Matters: She Lived It.
(New Mexico) -- When the Trump administration forcibly separated immigrant families at the border, New Mexico congressional candidate Deb Haaland knew all too well what...
article Deb Haaland: Why more Native Americans are running for office
(New Mexico) -- On a stage in Albuquerque's Indian Pueblo Cultural Centre a group of primary school dancers is bobbing to the mesmerising sound of chanting and the...

10/31/2018

article Midterms 2018: Deb Haaland vs. Janice Arnold-Jones in New Mexico’s 1st District
(New Mexico) -- In New Mexico’s First Congressional District, Democrat Deb Haaland is running against Republican Janice Arnold-Jones. This district leans blue and...
article New Mexico's Deb Haaland vying to become 1st Native American woman in Congress
(New Mexico) -- Deb Haaland has her eye on the history books. An enrolled member of the Pueblo of Laguna, a federally-recognized Native American tribe, she is one of two...

10/30/2018

article Democrat Haaland keeping money edge in US House race
(New Mexico) -- Democrat Debra Haaland is maintaining her fundraising edge over her Republican and Libertarian opponents for an open U.S. House seat in central New...

10/29/2018

article ‘I want to make history as the first Native American woman in Congress’
(New Mexico) -- Native Americans make up 10.5 per cent of New Mexico’s population, but only won the right to vote here in 1948. That’s why it would be so...

10/27/2018

article Deb Haaland tipped to become first Native American woman in US Congress
(New Mexico) -- When Deb Haaland was a young girl, helping her grandfather irrigate his field and picking worms off the corn as it grew, she never imagined the lessons...

10/26/2018

article Deb Haaland could become the first Native American woman in Congress, and she wants to make sure everyone has an equal shot at success
(New Mexico) -- Deb Haaland first got her start in politics as a volunteer. Since her work during the John Kerry presidential campaign of 2004 to call indigenous New...

10/24/2018

article Deb Haaland Could Be US Congress' First Native American Woman And A Voice For New Mexico's Sacred Lands
(New Mexico) -- Not even the most sacred sites in the New Mexican desert can escape the claws of the oil and gas industry. Throughout Navajo Nation lands on the...

10/23/2018

article Deb Haaland Could Be Congress’ First Native American Woman—and a Voice for New Mexico’s Sacred Lands
(New Mexico) -- Not even the most sacred sites in the New Mexican desert can escape the claws of the oil and gas industry. Throughout Navajo Nation lands on the...

10/20/2018

article Deb Haaland- With a Vision of How Government Can Work
(Montana) -- Working with her own and other tribes as well as raising a daughter as a single mom has made Deb Haaland sensitive to needs that can be met by good...

10/17/2018

article Deb Haaland and District One
(New Mexico) -- The big news with the Democratic Party: They are going to be more than a bulwark against the sloshy waves of tyrannical abuse flowing straight outta the...

10/16/2018

article Running to be first female Native American in Congress
(New Mexico) -- The upcoming US midterm elections will feature a large number of female first-time candidates, including Deb Haaland, who is seeking to become the first...

10/15/2018

article Candidates in U.S. House race for Albuquerque clash in debate
(New Mexico) -- With the midterms approaching, candidates in a race for an open U.S. House seat that represents Albuquerque tried Monday to win over undecided voters in...

10/14/2018

article Could Deb Haaland be the first native American woman in Congress?
(New Mexico) -- Deb Haaland is a survivor: she is a single mother who struggled with alcoholism and once had to apply for food stamps to put meals on the table. She says...

9/30/2018

article Haaland says she shares struggles of many in NM
(New Mexico) -- emocrat Deb Haaland’s mother was born and raised in an old railroad boxcar in Winslow, Ariz. Her grandparents, from Laguna Pueblo, went to work for...

9/22/2018

article Arnold-Jones apologizes to tribal leadership group for comments on Fox News
(New Mexico) -- A New Mexico congressional candidate publicly apologized to pueblo leaders for her comments on a national television news show. The apology came from...

9/9/2018

article Ringside Seat: A candidate implodes by using the politics of race
(New Mexico) -- Republican congressional candidate Janice Arnold-Jones hasn’t won an election for public office in 10 years. Her losing streak is sure to continue...

9/8/2018

article Native American identity comments spark controversy in NM congressional race
(New Mexico) -- Did a New Mexico congressional candidate cross the line by challenging her opponent's Native American heritage? Democrats are lashing out at...

9/7/2018

article GOP candidate draws fire over remarks on opponent's heritage
(New Mexico) -- A Republican congressional candidate in New Mexico is drawing criticism for questioning her Democratic opponent's Native American heritage over her...

9/4/2018

article Nancy Pelosi: Deb Haaland Would Be ‘First Native American Woman Ever‘ in Congress
(Washington D.C.) -- House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) on Tuesday predicted Debra Haaland, a Democrat activist running in New Mexico’s first...

8/22/2018

article Deb Haaland Is Poised to Be the First Native American Woman in Congress
(New Mexico) -- This will very likely be the year Native American women finally get a voice on the national stage. After winning New Mexico’s Democratic primary in June...

8/18/2018

article Meet Deb Haaland, Likely to Be the First Native Woman Elected to Congress
(New Mexico) -- Deb Haaland moved around a lot as a kid. Her dad was in the Army, her mom was in the Navy, and she says she attended 13 schools before graduating in...

8/7/2018

article Pelosi campaigns with Haaland in ABQ
(New Mexico) -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi posed for pictures and shook hands with volunteers in the Nob Hill headquarters of Democrat Deb Haaland on Tuesday as...
article Pelosi in New Mexico to support Haaland
(New Mexico) -- U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi appeared at Democratic candidate Deb Haaland’s campaign office Tuesday to support the candidate and speak...
article Pelosi, Deb Haaland Stump for Violence Against Women Act
(New Mexico) -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., joined House candidate Deb Haaland in Albuquerque Tuesday to advocate for reauthorization of the Violence...
article The New Mexico Game-Changer Who Could Become the First Native American Woman in Congress
(New Mexico) -- After the New Mexico primary election in June, Democrat Congressional candidate Deb Haaland’s landslide victory in the state’s first...

8/6/2018

article Talking With Deb Haaland, the Organizer Poised to Become the First Native American Woman in Congress
(New Mexico) -- The United States has never had a Native American woman serve in Congress for the entirety of its existence. That might seem baffling (or not…....

6/7/2018

article Prospect of Native congresswoman galvanizes American Indians
(New Mexico) -- New Mexico, a state with deep historical ties to American Indians whose images and symbols are rooted in everything from the state flag to town names,...
article She Could Be the First Native American Woman in Congress. But This Single Mother Says She's 'Not Exceptional'
(New Mexico) -- After her primary victory in New Mexico on Tuesday, Deb Haaland is on a path to become the first Native American woman ever to serve in Congress —...
article The first Native American congresswoman may come from a place that’s only 5 percent Native American
(New Mexico) -- Deb Haaland’s victory in the Democratic primary for New Mexico’s 1st Congressional District on Tuesday positions her to be the first Native...

6/6/2018

article American Indians cheer possibility of first Native being elected to Congress
(New Mexico) -- New Mexico, a state with deep historical ties to American Indians whose images and symbols are rooted in everything from the state flag to town names,...
article Deb Haaland’s primary win means she will likely be the first Native American woman in Congress
(New Mexico) -- New Mexico is poised to elect the first Native American woman to serve in Congress. Deb Haaland, a member of the Pueblo of Laguna, won the Democratic...
article New Mexico Could Elect First Native American Woman to Congress
(New Mexico) -- For Deb Haaland, the New Mexico lawyer seeking to make history in her bid to become the first Native American woman elected to Congress, proclaiming...

6/5/2018

article Deb Haaland Wins Congressional District Nomination; Could Become First American Indian Congresswoman Ever!
(New Mexico) -- Deb Haaland (Laguna Pueblo) won the Democratic Party’s nomination in the 1st congressional district in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Tuesday, June 5,...

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