Press Releases

Feb 4, 2016

Congressman Pearce Introduces Bill to Ensure Accountability in Gold King Mine Spill

“Farmers, ranchers, tribes, and businesses depend on the Animas and San Juan Rivers for their livelihood. Last year, the EPA was responsible for millions of gallons of waste water, contaminated with heavy metals, spilling into the rivers. This put the health and livelihood of people that depend on the water in these rivers at risk, yet no one answered for the damage the mine spill caused," Congressman Pearce.

Feb 2, 2016

Congressman Pearce Votes to Block Sanctions Relief for Iran

"Passage of this bill is not about party politics or partisanship. It is about the security and safety of our nation and the world.” said Congressman Steve Pearce.

Feb 2, 2016

Congressman Pearce Votes to Improve Efficiency in Federal Housing Programs

Issues: Border Security

"This measure is a step in that direction to remove bureaucratic red-tape and reform housing assistance for the 21st century,” said Congressman Pearce.

Jan 27, 2016

Congressman Pearce’s Statement on Immigrant Children Arriving at Holloman Air Force Base

“I do not agree with the President's decision to house unaccompanied minors at Holloman Air Force Base. However, the Obama administration made clear that the use of Holloman Air Force Base by the Department of Health and Human Services to house these children is a temporary situation," Congressman Steve Pearce.

Jan 22, 2016

Congressman Pearce Comments on Unnecessary Methane Rule

"It appears the administration has decided to cater to special interests groups at the expense of hardworking New Mexican families. I will fight to make sure that these costly and unnecessary regulations are not implemented,” Congressman Steve Pearce.

Jan 21, 2016

Pearce and Lujan Grisham Work to Assist New Mexican Ranchers and Farmers

When New Mexican jobs are on the line, it takes all of us working together to ensure New Mexicans have the resources they need, which is why I was pleased to work with Congresswoman Lujan Grisham on these efforts,” said Congressman Pearce.

Jan 20, 2016

Congressman Pearce Marches to Protect Life

"We march to reinforce the deep-seated belief that we all share: protecting the rights of the unborn is a noble pursuit. We can never speak too strongly for those that cannot speak for themselves," Congressman Steve Pearce.

Jan 18, 2016

Congressman Pearce Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

"As we celebrate the memory of this extraordinary man, I encourage all New Mexicans to get involved in their community and make their voices known. This is our republic, this is our America, and Dr. King would want us to fight for it,” said Congressman Steve Pearce.

Jan 13, 2016

Congress Passes Resolution Blocking Controversial WOTUS Rule

“This flawed rule threatens to disenfranchise farmers, ranchers, small business owners, and will cost thousands of jobs across the country," Congressman Pearce.