Background Information

This page provides background information, clarification, and miscellaneous  info on issues related to Congressman Pearce's work for New Mexico.

Testimony on WIPP Legislation

In July, Rep. Pearce's Chief of Staff testified to the State Legislature in Santa Fe regarding Rep. Pearce's legislation to save jobs at WIPP in Carlsbad.  The legislation received strong bipartisan support from both sides of the aisle.  Find the testimony and related documents here.

Congressional Baseball Game

"...It wasn't until the top of the sixth inning that Republicans got their first hit of the night from New Mexico Rep. Steve Pearce -- a low, powerful ball to left field. GOP fans stood and cheered, prompting Dems to chant, "Raise the debt limit! Raise the debt limit!"

Why Every American Should Receive an ObamaCare Waiver

by U.S. Rep. Michelle Bachmann


Federal Forest Policy Must be Proactive, Solutions Oriented, and Fiscally Sustainable

by U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar


FAA Amendment: A land transfer, not an earmark.