• Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce, July 19, 2014 »

    U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) toured the Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce to discuss job training. The chamber's economic opportunity center provides free computer, tech, and interview trainings for teenagers, adults, and seniors.

    • Minimum Wage Roundtable, July 19, 2014 »

      Senator Heinrich hosted a roundtable discussion in Albuquerque on raising the minimum wage with community leaders from across New Mexico and minimum wage workers. Senator Heinrich is a cosponsor of S. 1737, the Minimum Wage Fairness Act, which would raise the hourly federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 by 2015.

      • International Law Enforcement Academy, July 18, 2014 »

        U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) tours the International Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA) in Roswell for a briefing of the academy's program, ILEAs are an international network of police academies that train foreign law enforcement participants on the latest techniques in criminal justice practices.

        • Haley Farms, July 18, 2014 »

          U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) toured Haley Farms, a family-owned small business, in Roswell to discuss how renewable energy programs can help New Mexico's agriculture industry. The facility uses a solar photovoltaic system to operate a 260-acre pecan farm. The solar array includes 1,518 solar panels on a 2.75-acre area.

          • Henry's Barbecue, July 11, 2014 »

            U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich eats lunch at Henry's Barbecue in Artesia.
            • Roswell Job Corps, July 18, 2014 »

              U.S. Senator Heinrich (D-N.M.) meets students from Roswell's Job Corps center to discuss expanding employment opportunities for young adults in the region. Job Corps is a no-cost education, career, technical training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor. Senator Heinrich is a member of the National Service Congressional Caucus and the only sitting senator to have served in AmeriCorps.

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