Udall Update TV: Interview with Sgt. 1st Class Petry
Now you have another way to stay in-the-loop on what I'm doing for New Mexico as your U.S. senator. The Udall Update is a television show available on your local public access station and online here at tomudall.senate.gov.
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In this special veterans-focused episode, I was honored to interview Santa Fe native, Sergeant First Class Leroy E. Petry, recipient of the Medal of Honor. Also in this episode, an overview of resources for veterans across New Mexico and an overview of a bill I introduced to improve access to care for veterans in southern New Mexico suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and traumatic brain injury (TBI).
Watch the extended interview with Sgt. Petry here:
I discuss my travels around New Mexico, manufacturing opportunities for New Mexico businesses, new programs that promote preventive care, and the U.S. Dept. of Interior's dedication ceremony honoring my dad, Stewart Udall.
I interview New Mexico's delegation to the U.S. House of Representatives, Congressmen Heinrich, Lujan and Teague. Also, an introduction to The Udall Update, an overview of legislation to curb drunk driving, and exploring clean energy opportunities in New Mexico.
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