Senator Martin Heinrich (D-NM)
It has been 69 days since Congress failed to reauthorize funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), which provides coverage for 8.9 million children across the country. Last week, Colorado became the first state to notify families that they are in danger of losing coverage, and many others may follow. If Co...
Today, Senate Republicans passed their tax bill that harms working families, will blow a huge hole in the deficit, and I fear will lead to drastic cuts to vital programs in the years ahead. Yet again, our children and our communities will end up paying the price for irresponsible and immoral Republican tax giveaways.
U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), Ranking Member of the Joint Economic Committee, delivered the following statement at today’s hearing on the economic outlook with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
The tax legislation Senate Republicans are expected to bring to the floor this week compromises donations to nonprofits that touch virtually every part of American life, from education and health care to financial literacy and public lands. Estimates of similar plans show that annual charitable contributions could drop by a...
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