NM Senator Martin Heinrich Has A New Appointment
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) has been appointed to the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. He will temporarily fill the seat left vacant by the death of New Jersey Sen. Frank Lautenberg until the special election on October 16. The committee has jurisdiction over all matters relating to science and technology, oceans policy, transportation, communications, and consumer affairs.