Press Releases

Oct 9, 2018

PEARCE TOURS SANDIA NATIONAL LAB WITH SECRETARY RICK PERRY

Today, Congressman Steve Pearce toured Sandia National Lab with United States Secretary of Energy, Rick Perry.

Sep 27, 2018

PEARCE VOTES TO KEEP THE GOVERNMENT OPEN THROUGH DEFENSE FUNDING

Last night, the House of Representatives voted to continue funding for the Department of Defense as well as Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education.

Sep 26, 2018

CONGRESSMAN PEARCE ROSWELL AIRPORT LEGISLATION INCLUDED IN FAA REAUTHORIZATION

Today, the House of Representatives voted to reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Included in the reauthorization is a bill introduced by Congressman Pearce to modernize the Roswell International Air center through the Military Airport Program (MAP).

Sep 25, 2018

PEARCE HONORS NEW MEXICO VETERANS

Congressman Steve Pearce introduced legislation to re-name a Las Cruces veterans clinic as the Las Cruces Bataan Memorial Clinic. This legislation, the Las Cruces Bataan Memorial Clinic Act, was introduced in the House of Representatives.

Sep 13, 2018

BIPARTISAN BILL TO COMBAT FINANCING OF TERRORISM PASSES HOUSE

A bipartisan bill introduced by U.S. Reps. Steve Pearce (R-NM) and Ed Perlmutter (D-CO) aimed at detecting and preventing terrorism and other illicit finance activity passed the U.S. House of Representatives today. The FinCEN Improvement Act would modernize the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) authorizing statute to ensure the law enforcement and intelligence communities work together to detect and stop criminals and terrorist networks.

Sep 6, 2018

CONGRESSMAN PEARCE FIGHTS TO PRESERVE NEW MEXICO’S HERITAGE

Congressman Steve Pearce requested a detailed report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) in order to learn more about how stolen tribal cultural items are surfacing in European auctions in 2016. The intention of this report was to identify current problems in order to introduce legislation that will put an end to these illicit acts and ensure Native American items are returned to their rightful owners - to tribes across New Mexico and the nation.

Aug 8, 2018

PEARCE CONGRATULATES NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY ON NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRANT AWARD

Congressman Steve Pearce congratulates New Mexico State University on receiving an award from the National Science Foundation.

Aug 1, 2018

PEARCE CALLS ON NATIONAL PARK SERVICE TO ACT; DEMANDS FIX TO SECONDARY ELEVATOR SYSTEM AT CARLSBAD CAVERNS

Today, Congressman Pearce sent a letter to the United States National Park Service’s (Service) Intermountain Regional Director urging the Service to immediately begin the process of fixing the secondary elevator system in the Carlsbad Caverns National Park.

Jul 31, 2018

PEARCE TOURS SAN FELIPE PUEBLO WITH SECRETARY CARSON

Congressman Steve Pearce met today with Secretary Ben Carson to discuss tribal housing in New Mexico. Congressman Pearce and Secretary Carson toured San Felipe Pueblo and held a tribal roundtable in order to gain a first-hand look at New Mexico’s cultural history.

Jul 26, 2018

PEARCE VOTES TO SUPPORT THE MILITARY

Today, Congressman Steve Pearce voted in favor of the H.R. 5515 - John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act. This bill provides the necessary authorization our armed forces need to keep the United States secure. It establishes pay raises for our nation's military personnel, procures new weapons systems that are needed to keep our soldiers safe while defending our freedoms overseas, and prioritizes military readiness and training. In addition, the NDAA includes several critical provisions that will benefit New Mexico's national labs and military installations.

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