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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — U.S. Rep. Xochitl Torres Small has introduced legislation that would give additional funding to health care providers struggling to keep their doors open during the COVID-19 pandemic.
LAS CRUCES - U.S. Rep. Xochitl Torres Small, D-N.M., is hoping to deliver on a long-running promise this month when Congress considers legislation guaranteeing full annual appropriations to the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
On May 22, Congresswoman Xochitl Torres Small introduced a bill that would expand the amount of federal funding rural hospitals and clinics can get from the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund should it be passed.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Some New Mexico dairies have reported average monthly losses of more than a quarter-million dollars as fallout from the coronavirus outbreak mounts. Ranchers have seen cattle prices plummet amid supply chain problems, and farmers are starting to worry about potential labor shortages when harvest time comes.
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LAS CRUCES, N.M. (KFOX14/CBS4) — Congresswoman Xochitl Torres Small voted Thursday in support of H.R. 266, the Interim Emergency Coronavirus Relief Package, also known as The Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act.
LAS CRUCES - As rural communities within New Mexico weather the novel coronavirus outbreak, U.S. Rep. Xochitl Torres Small, D-N.M., has joined with other members of Congress to call on the federal government to create a task force dedicated to addressing the challenges the pandemic presents to those communities.
U.S. Rep. Xochitl Torres Small, D-NM, along with a bipartisan group of lawmakers from both houses of Congress are urging the Trump Administration to create a task force to help rural communities with the challenges they face as a result of the COVID-19 global pandemic.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- U.S. Rep. Xochitl Torres Small wants to get more money to businesses that are struggling during the COVID-19 crisis.
She said lawmakers, both Democrats and Republicans, are working on another relief package.
New Mexico farmers and ranchers were at a big disadvantage when it came to one of the Small Business Administration’s coronavirus relief loan programs, says a New Mexico congresswoman.