My Accelerating Technology Transfer to Advance Innovation for the Nation (ATTAIN) Act would help develop high-tech private sector businesses and New Mexico entrepreneurs create jobs and revolutionary products.
I shared stories on the Senate floor of rural New Mexico veterans who have struggled to access health care - and how my bipartisan Rural Veterans Improvement Act would help.
I'm proud to announce my fight for the Payment in Lieu of Taxes Program (PILT), a critical source of revenue for local governments in New Mexico, was successful.
We must keep focused on helping create jobs and opportunities for all New Mexicans. Click here for some of the work I've been doing to put us on this path.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - As New Mexico continues to battle alarming prescription drug abuse rates, U.S. Senator Tom Udall is encouraging citizens to participate in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day this Saturday, April 26, and turn in unused or expired medication to locations in their communities.Continue Reading
SANTA FE, N.M. - As Congress prepares its fiscal year 2015 spending bills, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced today they are seeking support for capital improvements to Amtrak's long distance trains, including the Southwest Chief, which runs through New Mexico.Continue Reading
Udall, Heinrich Encourage Organizations Supporting Next Generation of Farmers and Ranchers to Apply for Grant Funding
WASHINGTON - Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced that grant funding is available for New Mexico organizations conducting programs to support the next generation of farmers and ranchers.Continue Reading
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Today, U.S. Senator Tom Udall wrapped up a swing through Albuquerque and Northern New Mexico with a speech at the Economic Forum and a visit to Applied Technology Associates (ATA), a small company that has seen great success by building on technology developed at New Mexico's national labs.Continue Reading
WASHINGTON - Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Rob Portman (R-Ohio) urged Attorney General Eric Holder to address addiction to prescription opioids and heroin head on by drawing on the many evidenced-based strategies that are being successfully implemented in the states.Continue Reading
Tom questions EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy about uranium mine clean up in the Navajo Nation and EPA's air monitoring activities at WIPP.Watch the Video
Tom attends a hearing before the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee to highlight important programs that support affordable housing in New Mexico and provide for economic expansion.Watch the Video
Tom chairs a hearing before a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on oversight of the Federal Communications Commission to get an update on critical telecom initiatives happening in New Mexico.Watch the Video
Tom attends a hearing before the Senate Indian Affairs Committee to express frustrations about the devastating effects sequestration has had on Indian Country while pushing for answers on education and health care on tribal lands.Watch the Video