Press Releases

Apr 5, 2017

PEARCE STANDS UP FOR RURAL COMMUNITIES ACCESS TO FINANCIAL PRODUCTS

Congressman Steve Pearce today questioned Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Cordray during the Director’s semi-annual appearance before the House Committee on Financial Services Committee.

Apr 5, 2017

PEARCE SENDS LETTER TO BLM FOR WITHHOLDING STATE FUNDS

Congressman Steve Pearce sent a letter to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) after discovering they are being prohibited from delivering a $69 million payment to the State of New Mexico due to protests from extreme “environmental” groups.

Apr 4, 2017

PEARCE HOLDS FIRST SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING

Congressman Steve Pearce, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Terrorism and Illicit Finance, and Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade, held a joint hearing today on the effectiveness of non-nuclear sanctions against Iran.

Apr 3, 2017

PEARCE STATEMENT ON REPEAL OF ONRR RULE

Congressman Steve Pearce today released the following statement after the U.S. Department of the Interior announced a proposal to repeal the Consolidated Federal Oil & Gas and Federal & Indian Coal Valuation Reform Rule:

Mar 31, 2017

PEARCE HOSTS TOWN HALL IN LAS CRUCES, DRAWS NEARLY 600 PEOPLE

Congressman Steve Pearce today hosted a town hall meeting in coordination with Indivisible groups of Southern New Mexico at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum in Las Cruces. The town hall drew roughly 600 New Mexicans and lasted over two hours.

Mar 30, 2017

PEARCE SUPPORTS TRANSPARENCY IN GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

The House of Representatives this week voted on two pieces of legislation that would bring transparency and accountability to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Mar 30, 2017

PEARCE COMMITTED TO RESPONSIBLE ENERGY PRODUCTION

Congressman Steve Pearce today attended Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke’s signing ceremony to overturn the coal leasing moratorium, unleash the power of domestic energy production on public lands in America, and ensure local, state, and tribal governments are able to have an input in energy development on their lands.

Mar 28, 2017

PEARCE SUPPORTS RELIABLE AND AFFORDABLE ENERGY

Congressman Steve Pearce today released the following statement after President Trump signed the Energy Independence Executive Order:

Mar 24, 2017

PEARCE STATEMENT ON AMERICAN HEALTH CARE ACT

Congressman Steve Pearce today released the following statement after the Speaker of the House pulled the vote on the American Health Care Act (AHCA):

Mar 16, 2017

PEARCE FIGHTS FOR NATIONAL PARK SERVICE ACCOUNTABILITY

The House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Federal Lands held a hearing today on infrastructure needs and management accountability at the National Park Service (NPS) and Forest Service.

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