Press Releases

May 8, 2018

HOUSE PASSES JOINT RESOLUTION DISAPPROVING THE CFPB’S INDIRECT AUTO FINANCING GUIDANCE

Congressman Steve Pearce released the follow statement after the U.S. House of Representatives voted and passed S.J.Res.57, disapproving of guidance passed by former Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) Director Richard Cordray that attempts to regulate auto dealers without being authorized to do so under the Dodd-Frank Act:

May 8, 2018

PEARCE RELEASES STATEMENT ON VETERANS CHOICE PROGRAM

Issues: Veterans

Congressman Steve Pearce released the following statement after the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee held a markup on H.R. 5674, the VA MISSION Act, that ends the Veterans Choice Program, or Choice, which provides better service and flexibility to veterans trying to receive access to medical care.

May 8, 2018

PEARCE STATEMENT ON THE IRAN DEAL ANNOUNCEMENT

Congressman Steve Pearce released the following statement after President Trump announced the United States will formally withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or Iran Deal:

May 4, 2018

PEARCE ANNOUNCES CONGRESSIONAL ART COMPETITION WINNER FOR 2018

Congressman Steve Pearce today announced that McKenzie Evans of Lordsburg High School in Lordsburg, New Mexico is the winner of the 2018 Congressional Art Competition for the Second Congressional District of New Mexico.

Apr 30, 2018

N.M. Delegation Welcomes New San Juan Watershed Monitoring Program

U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representatives Steve Pearce (R-N.M.), Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) and Michelle Lujan Grisham (D-N.M.) welcomed the launch of a new program to develop and implement long-term water quality monitoring for the San Juan River watershed. The delegation secured $4 million in the omnibus that was signed into law last month for the program.

Apr 27, 2018

PEARCE AMENDMENT PASSES TO SUPPORT AIRPORT DEVELOPMENT

The U.S. House of Representatives today voted and passed H.R. 4, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization Act, with an amendment sponsored by Congressman Steve Pearce to allow the Roswell International Air Center (RIAC) in Roswell, NM to be eligible to receive grants under the Military Airport Program (MAP).

Apr 25, 2018

PEARCE ATTENDS FIRST GOP CONGRESSIONAL BASEBALL PRACTICE FOR 2018

Congressman Steve Pearce today attended the GOP Baseball Team’s first practice at Simpson Field in Alexandria, VA in preparation for the 2018 Congressional Baseball Game for Charity.

Apr 19, 2018

PEARCE SUPPORTS BIPARTISAN EFFORTS TO REDESIGN THE IRS

The U.S. House of Representatives this week voted and passed multiple bipartisan bills to redesign the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), putting taxpayers first while prioritizing accountability, transparency, and security.

Apr 17, 2018

Udall, Heinrich, Pearce Urge USPS To Maintain Permanent Post Office In Pie Town, N.M.

U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representative Steve Pearce sent a letter to Postmaster General Megan Brennan to express concerns with the temporary suspension of operations at the post office in Pie Town, N.M. and urged the United States Postal Service (USPS) to keep a permanent post office open in Pie Town.

Apr 17, 2018

N.M. Delegation Hails Nation-Leading Year of Wind Power Growth in the State

Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representatives Steve Pearce, Ben Ray Luján, and Michelle Lujan Grisham issued the following joint statement hailing a new report, the 2017 U.S. Wind Industry Annual Market Report, that shows the state grew wind power at a faster rate than any other state in 2017:

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