Press Releases

Sep 19, 2017

DOE ANNOUNCES WIPP CONTRACT EXTENSION

Congressman Steve Pearce released the following statement after the Department of Energy (DOE)announced a three-year extension to the AECOM Management and Operations Contract for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) in Carlsbad, NM:

Sep 13, 2017

HOUSE NATURAL RESOURCES COMMITTEE PASSED SPORTSMEN’S PACKAGE

The House Natural Resources Subcommittee today passed H.R. 3668, the Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act, or SHARE Act.

Sep 13, 2017

PEARCE STATEMENT ON PASSING OF SENATOR PETE DOMENICI

Congressman Steve Pearce today released the following statement on the passing of former New Mexico Senator Pete Domenici:

Sep 11, 2017

PEARCE: I WILL NEVER FORGET

Congressman Steve Pearce today released the following statement in memory of the nearly 3,000 American lives lost on September 11, 2001:

Sep 8, 2017

PEARCE: CONGRESS SHOULD NOT PLAY POLITICS WITH EMERGENCY AID FUNDING

Congressman Steve Pearce today released the following statement after voting against a package that irresponsibly included an extension of the debt limit and a Continuing Resolution to disaster relief funds for Harvey and Irma:

Sep 7, 2017

PEARCE ASKS SESSIONS TO INVESTIGATE SWWO

Congressman Steve Pearce this week sent a letter to the United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions to request an investigation into the wrongdoings between the University of New Mexico Health Service Center (UNMHSC) and Southwestern Women’s Options (SWWO).

Sep 7, 2017

PEARCE URGES CONGRESS TO ACT

Congressman Steve Pearce yesterday sent a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan urging Congress to work in a bipartisan manner to establish a permanent solution for people protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program.

Sep 6, 2017

PEARCE LEADS HEARING ON LONE-WOLF AND SMALL-SCALE TERRORIST ATTACKS

Congressman Steve Pearce today led a Subcommittee on Terrorism and Illicit Finance hearing entitled “Low Cost, High Impact: Combatting the Financing of Lone-Wolf and Small-Scale Terrorist Attacks” to examine funding mechanisms used to coordinate low-scale attacks.

Sep 5, 2017

PEARCE FIGHTS FOR FAIRNESS, JUSTICE, AND FAMILY UNITY

Congressman Steve Pearce today released the following statement after the United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the Administration’s plan to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program:

Aug 22, 2017

PEARCE STATEMENT ON TRUMP’S MILITARY STRATEGY IN AFGHANISTAN

Congressman Steve Pearce today released the following statement after President Trump outlined his military strategy in Afghanistan:

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