Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and Rep. Ben Ray Lujan say the Bureau of Land Management recently began the process of leasing areas within the buffer zone.
New Mexico Democrats push feds to limit drilling near Chaco →
Last month Rep. Ben Ray Lujan, chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, the party organization charged with trying to win control of the House, said it would not impose a litmus test for candidates — sparking fierce blowback.
Pro-life Democrats say abortion issue may cost party more seats in 2018 →