UWCNM encourages individuals to see themselves as advocates in the effort to improve local, state, and federal policies that impact the Education, Health, Financial Stability and Basic Needs of our community. Get started below!
Every citizen has the opportunity to get involved with the legislative process by keeping up with legislative action and communicating with representatives. Useful resources to get started:
- Tips for Meeting with Your Members of Congress
- Strategies for Communicating Effectively with Lawmakers
Learn Who Represents You
Find the lawmakers who represent your district:
Keep Up with the New Mexico Legislature
The New Mexico Legislature website includes session dates and an informative What's Happening page, which features information on committee meetings, the Legislative Calendar, and other timely information. In addition, you will find information on the various Legislative Committees, including member lists, agendas, and scheduled legislation:
Public Policy Committee
UWCNM's Public Policy Committee serves to assist the Board of Directors in identifying, evaluating and monitoring social and political trends, issues and concerns that impact the overall mission of advancing the common good and improving the lives of those most vulnerable.