29 Messages

  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
February 19, 2024 at 6:25 PM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernández

  Dear Friends, Here’s a small taste of what I have been up to both in D.C. and our beautiful state. Introducing my Bipartisan Creative Workforce Investment Act  We know the importance of the creative economy in New Mexico, where one in ten paychecks is tied to the arts. Nation…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
December 23, 2023 at 10:34 PM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernández

  Dear Friends, This holiday season, I think of how lucky I am to be surrounded by my community, family, and friends. Our resilience, joy, and strength are things to celebrate. Thank you for the gift you have given me; the opportunity to serve New Mexicans. I am excited for wh…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
December 5, 2023 at 11:40 PM

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  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
November 28, 2023 at 12:19 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernández

  Dear Friends, Here’s a small taste of what I have been up to both in D.C. and our beautiful state. Keeping our Government Open to Serve You Extreme House Republicans once again brought us to the brink of a government shutdown. I voted for a temporary Continuing Resolution (CR…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
November 7, 2023 at 12:03 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernández

  Dear Friends,  While the House Republicans lost almost a month of work to their infighting and Speaker chaos, I was working hard for New Mexico’s priorities in Congress.   One of Our 50 Is Missing…And so is a commitment to rural New Mexico and our environment Readers of the …
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
September 29, 2023 at 11:55 PM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernández

  Dear Friends, Today, extreme Washington Republicans brought us one day closer to a government shutdown on October 1. I went to the House floor this morning to let the American people know how the Republicans’ spending bill would harm our children, defund law enforcement, and …
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
August 8, 2023 at 11:24 PM

Updates from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernández

  Dear Friends, As the Oppenheimer movie generates buzz across the country, we must elevate the voices of New Mexicans who were impacted by atomic testing and uranium mining.  More than 78 years after the Trinity Test, New Mexicans continue to live with the lasting effects of …
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
July 14, 2023 at 11:23 PM

Updates from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends, It was a joy to see and meet so many of you throughout the district  the last few weeks! One of the highlights of this district work period was highlighting the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law at work in New Mexico!  I joined White House Infrastructure Advisor Mi…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
June 10, 2023 at 3:34 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends, To prevent a catastrophic default on America, I voted for H.R. 3746, the Bipartisan Budget Agreement last week.  For weeks, extreme Republicans chose to hold Americans hostage. They demanded that we slash funding for rural communities, healthcare for veterans …
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
May 25, 2023 at 12:25 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends, Every day, somewhere in America, we are reminded that we don't yet live in a peaceful country. Last week, that place was Farmington. An 18-year-old carrying an assault-style weapon took the lives of three community members and injured six others. I held a mom…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
May 5, 2023 at 12:48 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends, I’m deeply disappointed that the House majority passed its “Default on America Act” last week. This bill is a plan to Default on America unless we impose drastic spending cuts. These cuts hurt farmers and ranchers, kids and families, and this beautiful planet w…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
March 16, 2023 at 1:24 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends, It’s Women's History Month! This month we celebrate the women who walked before us and the women who walk among us. We reflect on what women have achieved, and the challenges we still face.  Together, we can make sure there is equity for women–from making sure…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
February 18, 2023 at 1:49 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends,  We’ve had a busy start to February! I have some exciting recaps for you. State of the Union Last week, President Biden delivered an inspiring State of the Union address to a joint session that described the hardships Americans have endured, and how we’ve com…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
January 21, 2023 at 1:28 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends, It was an honor to join tribal communities to celebrate my bill, the Safeguard Tribal Objects of Patrimony (STOP) Act, becoming law! Cherished and sacred objects and artifacts belong to the tribes that know how to revere them - that’s what tribal sovereignty i…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
January 14, 2023 at 1:27 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends,  As we settle into the new year and kick off the 118th Congress, I want to reflect on some of our accomplishments in the Fiscal Year 2023 appropriations bill that I helped pass a few weeks ago and President Biden signed into law. Community Funding Projects The…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
December 23, 2022 at 1:46 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends,  As the year comes to an end, I’d like to highlight one of the most important services that my Congressional office provides – helping the people of our district with federal agencies! I’m pleased to share some of our success stories from 2022.  This year, our …
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
December 10, 2022 at 1:47 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends,  Just like that, the holiday season is here! It was a joy to watch the lighting ceremony at Santa Fe Plaza. Wishing you a safe and happy holiday season.  Around the District  Spending time in communities across the district and hearing from constituents is o…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
November 24, 2022 at 1:44 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends,  Serving our comunidades, familias, vecinos, niños, y gente in Congress is the honor of my life.    From the bottom of my heart, I thank everyone who put their trust in my role to be a voice for New Mexico. I’m in Congress for you. I hope you have a joyful and…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
November 5, 2022 at 12:16 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends, Don’t forget, Election Day for the 2022 midterm is this November 8th! However, tomorrow, Saturday, November 5th is the last day for early voting.  You can find your registration information, voting location, and sample ballot on the New Mexico Secretary of Sta…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
November 1, 2022 at 12:54 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends,  Election Day for the 2022 midterm is November 8th!  Early voting is open and will run through this Saturday, November 5th.  You can find your registration information, voting location, and sample ballot on the New Mexico Secretary of State’s website HERE.  …
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
October 20, 2022 at 12:49 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends, So many of our communities were devastated by fire and subsequent flooding this year. Now, it’s time to rise from the ashes together.  We can begin a new chapter on the road to rebuilding and recovery now that my legislation, the Hermit's Peak/ Calf Canyon Fire…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
October 15, 2022 at 12:42 AM

Message from Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez

  Dear Friends,  This week, we celebrated Indigenous Peoples Day! Our Pueblos and Tribes have thrived and defended their sovereignty and traditions for thousands of years.  We honor and uplift the communities who have lived here since time immemorial. Communities who care for …
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
October 1, 2022 at 12:49 AM

Message from Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernández

  Dear Friend, I have a HUGE update for our comunidades who have suffered extreme loss and hardship as a result of the Hermit’s Peak/Calf Canyon Fire. Today, I voted for the budget bill to fund the government through December which includes the authorization of my bill, the Her…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
September 17, 2022 at 12:51 AM

Message from Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernández

  Dear Friends,  It’s Hispanic Heritage Month! This month we celebrate the herencia, historia, cultura, and accomplishments of our comunidad. Our diversity makes us stronger. Working for New Mexico It was an honor to host a roundtable with downwinders from our communities. Th…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
September 7, 2022 at 12:24 AM

Message from Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernández

    Dear Friends,  I’m holding a telephone town hall tomorrow, Wednesday, September 7th at 6 p.m. MT about the things we've accomplished in the 117th Congress.  Join us at http://fernandez.house.gov/live! Sincerely, Teresa Leger Fernández Subscribe to Our N…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
August 24, 2022 at 12:17 AM

Message from Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernández

  Dear Friends,  August has been a busy district work period! It’s been wonderful to travel around our beautiful district to hear your stories and to discuss the ways we can uplift our communities together.  One of the issues I hear the most about is mental health and substance…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
August 2, 2022 at 12:08 AM

Message from Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernández

  Dear Friends,  Public servants make so many aspects of our everyday lives possible. On Thursday, August 4, 2022, at 5:00 MT, I will host a workshop to help public servants sign up for the Department of Education’s Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program. There were re…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
July 2, 2022 at 12:54 AM

Message from Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernández

  Dear Friends,  Last Friday, the Supreme Court voted to strip away women’s liberties, end 50 years of abortion rights, and overturn Roe v. Wade. This is a historic and unprecedented dark moment in our history – the Supreme Court just ripped away our right to privacy in our bedro…
  Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernandez · [email protected]
June 17, 2022 at 12:53 AM

Message from Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernández

  Dear Friends,  It has been a very busy few weeks! Over the weekend, I met with President Biden and requested his commitment to passing the Hermit’s Peak/Calf Canyon Assistance Act and he expressed his support for the legislation.  I also made a direct request to the President…